Julia graduated with a Law degree from UniBrasil university in Curitiba, Brazil. She has been at PATRI since 2006, where she worked in customer service, coordinated the States and Municipalities Operation, and was responsible for PATRI's office in São Paulo. In 2017, she took over PATRI Inc. in Washington D.C., where she is currently a Managing Partner. Previously, she worked at the Public Prosecutor's Office and the Public Defender's Office of the State of Paraná and at the labor law firm Mallet Advogados Associados, in São Paulo. Julia is fluent in English and Portuguese.