Julia Merritt

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Julia A Merritt

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 2005
  • Northwestern University
    • B.A. - 2000
    • Honors: Honors Program in Writing
    • Major: English

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation and Business Torts
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2005
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia

Current Employment Position

  • Managing Attorney

Biography

Julia received her J.D. in 2005 from Georgia State University College of Law. She received her B.A. in English from Northwestern University in 2000, where she was a member of the Honors Program in Writing. Julia started her own firm in 2011. From 2011 through 2017, her firm was affiliated with The Beltran Firm, where she litigated business torts and legal malpractice claims with Frank J. Beltran. In 2016, Julia authored the Georgia legal section of Westlaw's Practical Law materials. Prior to attending law school, Julia worked as an editor in the Reporter of Decisions Office at the Supreme Court of Georgia. Julia is rated "AV® Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell.


Julia has resided in the Atlanta area for over eighteen years. She enjoys spending time with her family at their home in Milton. They are active members at Alpharetta United Methodist Church.

Professional Associations

  • Georgia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Honors

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Admissions

  • Georgia, 2005
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia

Past Positions

  • The Beltran Firm, Frank J. Beltran