Julia   Taylor
Principal

Contact

Phone: 240.507.1776
Fax: 240.507.1735
Mailing: 4800 Montgomery Lane ,
9th Floor , Bethesda , MD   20814
Linkedin: Julia Taylor

PRACTICE FOCUS

Julia V. Taylor’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, corporate governance, as well as general corporate law.  She helps clients with the formation and initial capitalization of business entities, including entity selection, founder agreements, employee confidentiality agreements, subscription agreements, incentive equity plans, shareholder agreements, and operating agreements.  Ms. Taylor also serves as outside general counsel to clients, providing advice on a diverse range of issues that impact a company, such as employment, licensing, and intellectual property matters.  In addition, she provides advice to boards of directors, board committees, and controlling stockholders regarding corporate governance and securities laws compliance.  Ms. Taylor represents clients from diverse industries, including energy, food and beverage, fashion, medical cannabis, real estate, private equity, and technology.

Ms. Taylor also has extensive experience representing public companies in connection with public offerings, exchange offers, and ’34 Act reporting.

PREVIOUS WORK

Before joining Offit Kurman, Ms. Taylor was a Partner in the Corporate Section at Tandem Legal Group in Washington, DC.  Prior to that, she was an attorney in the Corporate Section of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld.

LANGUAGES

Proficient in French

 

Education & Admissions

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Baylor Law School, Baylor University, 1997
  • B.A. in International Relations, Johns Hopkins University, 1991
  • District of Columbia
  • Texas

Not Barred in MD - Supervised by MD Attorney

Activities

  • Former member of the Conseil d’Administration & Treasurer, Association des Parents d’Élèves d’École Internationale Bilingue, Paris, France
  • Former Alumni interviewer for the Johns Hopkins University, Austin, TX and Paris, France