Breaking The Mold Of The Assembly Line Workers’ Compensation Firm By Building Client-Based Defense Partnerships


Julie Viljoen

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Practice Areas

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Criminal Prosecution

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2004
  • California, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers (
  • Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (


  • Conducted investigation, preliminary hearing and press conference in People v Ryder for Los Angeles County District Attorney


  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • LL.M. Environmental Law - 1999
  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • Juris Doctor - 1998
  • SUNY Albany
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1993

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Fundraising for various PTOs


  • Mom of the year, every year
  • Appellate Moot Court Board

Published Works

  • Adjunct Instructor, Daemen University, Law for Society
  • Lobbied in Washington DC as a member of the National Retail Federation’s Legislative Committee to have Organized Retail Crime legislation passed
  • Publication, “Has the United States Ratified the Trademark Law Treaty Yet?” Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues: Trademark Law at Millennium’s Turn, Volume 12, 2001.

Tenure at firm

  • February 2022

Your Legal Superpower

    • Passionate about fighting injustices

Pets and Hobbies

    • Hobbies:
      1. Any ball sport
      2. Sewing
      3. Pilates
      4. Live indie music

Past Positions