Julie Park protects her clients’ products no matter what kind of product issue they face—whether it is planning for new product development, recalling an existing product, or defending clients against product liability or consumer class actions. Drawing on her deep technical and legal expertise, Julie counsels clients on consumer product safety regulation and pharmaceutical and medical device preemption while also managing complex and multijurisdictional litigation both in state and federal court.
Clients appreciate Julie’s ability to assess the practical business implications in addition to the legal impact when recommending solutions that best meet their objectives. Julie’s dedication to her clients has resulted in her selection by Super Lawyers as a “San Diego Rising Star” in 2015-2017. In 2016 Julie was recommended by Legal 500 USA for Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense for Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices companies and recognized by JD Supra as a top author in its annual Readers’ Choice Awards. The San Diego Daily Transcript recognized Julie as a “Top Young Attorney” in 2011.
Julie is committed to thought leadership and is an editor and frequent contributor to the firm’s Class Dismissed blog, which provides insights on class action and product-related issues affecting consumer-facing companies.
Julie is also committed to pro bono service and diversity in the legal profession. While at Harvard Law School, she was on the board of directors and was a student attorney at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, a nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services. Julie has continued her pro bono work at MoFo and has been a regular recipient of the Wiley W. Manuel Award from the California State Bar for her pro bono contributions. Julie has also served on the Associates Steering Committee of Athena San Diego, an organization that promotes professional growth for women executives and rising managers in science and technology.
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Julie is a professional level violinist who can be found performing with various chamber music groups in the San Diego area. She has played with numerous orchestras, including the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, the Cambridge University Chamber Orchestra, and the La Jolla Symphony.
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