Julie Hoffmeister is an associate in the firm’s Consumer Financial Services practice and specifically within the Financial Services Litigation practice. She focuses her practice on federal consumer protection statutes and complex litigation.
Before joining the firm, Julie served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable James R. Spencer, Senior United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia in Richmond, where she handled a diverse range of federal cases, including Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) cases.
Julie graduated summa cum laude from the University of Richmond School of Law, where she served on the University of Richmond Law Review. In addition, Julie interned during her third year of law school with the Honorable Henry E. Hudson, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia in Richmond.
Julie provides ongoing analysis and commentary on developments in the consumer financial services industry through the Consumer Financial Services Law Monitor blog at http://www.cfslawmonitor.com/.
- Co-Author, “A Serious Circuit Split On Class Ascertainability,” Law360, June 30, 2016.
- Co-author, “The Fair Credit Reporting Act: Not Just About Credit,” American Bar Association Business Law Today, June 17, 2016
- Co-Author, “Is the FCRA a Dead End for Data Breach Plaintiffs?” Law360, January 28, 2016