Julie co-leads BPM's Life Science Industry Group and is Chair of the Firm's Corporate Tax Practice. She was named one of San Francisco Business Times' 150 Most Influential Women professionals in 2012.
Julie works closely with life science, pharmaceutical, medical device, software, social media, communications, and manufacturing companies. She began her career at Deloitte & Touche and understands the complex business needs of companies from pre-revenue startups to consolidated publicly-traded ones.
She has over a decade of experience in public accounting and deals extensively with tax provisions (FAS 109/ ASC 740), FIN 48 analysis for uncertain tax positions, Section 382 studies to determine limitations on tax attributes, and stock compensation. She has advised companies involved in a wide arena of transactions, including mergers, asset and stock acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, and succession planning. She consults and reviews a variety of tax returns with multi-state and international filings and analyzes sales tax filing requirements. Julie is passionate about building and mentoring her team of outstanding professionals.
Julie has completed a full marathon, half marathon, and triathlon and hopes to add Tough Mudder to the list in the near future