Associate, Roper Greyell LLP
As an Associate at Roper Greyell LLP, Julie practices in all areas of labour and employment law. With a background in mental health, she is especially suited to providing strategic advice to employers in addressing complex issues, particularly related to disability accommodations, addictions, return to work, discrimination and workplace bullying and harassment.
Julie received her Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in Child and Youth Care from the University of Victoria in 2001 and her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Guelph in 2005. She completed her law degree at Western University and received her Juris Doctor with Distinction in 2012. She was called to the BC Bar in 2013.
Julie is passionate about breaking down the stigma that can silence those who are experiencing mental illness. Throughout her participation in the Bottom Line Conference, she has continued to be impressed by the power of personal stories to get people talking.