Public Service Events
2014-2015 Gates Public Service Law Speaker Series
April 6, 2015
Julia Wilson, Executive Director OneJustice
4:00-5:00 pm – UW School of Law - Room 133
Reception to follow in Room 115.
As Executive Director, Julia R. Wilson is responsible for leading OneJustice's statewide network of 100+ nonprofit legal organizations, law firms, law schools and businesses that together provide life-changing legal assistance to over 270,000 low-income Californians each year. In addition to her executive responsibilities at OneJustice, Julia enjoys traveling around California providing training and consulting support to the executives and boards of the legal nonprofit organizations in OneJustice's network. Her programmatic areas of expertise include designing innovative pro bono delivery systems and building effective and engaging board governance.
Julia graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with a BA in Linguistics and with honors from Stanford Law School.
Julia started her legal career in 1998 as an Equal Justice Works (then NAPIL) Fellow at the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County, providing free legal assistance to low-income residents with a focus on serving very young children with disabilities. She became Directing Attorney and then Legal Aid's first-ever Pro Bono Coordinator, developing and launching Legal Aid's pro bono programs, which continue today.
Sponsorship of this event by the University of Washington School of Law and the W.H. Gates Public Service law Program does not imply endorsement