CyberlawStudio focuses on advising clients in the areas of new media, technology, and business law—serving as “in-house” counsel for startups and mid-size companies based in NY and CA. Founder was a former Wall Street lawyer and served as general counsel of a technology startup. Clients include foreign and domestic venture backed startups, seasoned creatives and technologists. Matters range from incorporation to advising clients in their dealings with Fortune 500 & sophisticated investors.
Julia is a transactional attorney specializing in new media, intellectual property and corporate securities law. Julia started her legal career as a corporate and securitization lawyer at the Wall Street firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft, and later served as general counsel for a wireless entertainment technology startup. Her desire to make quality legal service assessable to individuals and emerging business motivated her to start her own practice, CyberlawStudio.
Sample transactions include:
New Media & Intellectual Property:
- Advised transnational cloud computing startup on matters relating to corporate structure, financing, IP asset allocation and strategic alliance issues for entity seeking European government (4M EUR) and US venture capital funding (USD 5M) with operations to be launched in UK, Germany and US in 2011-12.
Many of Julia’s clients have worked with her since 2004. They include foreign and domestic clients ranging from individuals to established or startup businesses in the fields of software, internet, wireless, branding, fashion, entertainment, music, health & fitness, food and non-profit in their dealings with companies which include Apple, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Major League Baseball, BMG, Conde Nast, MTV, NBC, East Timor's government, Liberia's Copyright Office and sophisticated investors such as Icahn Ventures and Ashton Kutcher.
A graduate of The Johns Hopkins University (pre-medicine) and Fordham University School of Law (IP & corporate) and an amateur composer (The Juilliard School), Julia is admitted to practice in New York and California, and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.