Director of Underwriting
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Julia Gewolb is Validity’s Director of Underwriting. Working across the organization, Julia is responsible for ensuring an effective review process to evaluate case merits during the diligence phase of the litigation investment. With her background in complex commercial litigation, she additionally helps offer legal advice on investments to the entire Validity team.
Prior to Validity, Julia was Legal Counsel at Bentham IMF in New York and a litigation attorney at Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP in New York, where her practice included litigation in the areas of antitrust, intellectual property, securities, contract, trusts and estates, and constitutional law. She has successfully represented both plaintiffs and defendants at trial. In 2015, Super Lawyers Magazine named Julia a “Rising Star” in Business Litigation.
Julia received her J.D. magna cum laude from New York University School of Law, where she was Managing Editor of the New York University Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif, and her B.S.F.S. from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. She also clerked for Judge Gladys Kessler of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.