• Biography

    Julia Peebles is an attorney in the Litigation Practice Group in the Houston office of Haynes and Boone. Her practice focuses on labor and employment, advice and counseling.

    Julia earned her law degree from the University of Houston Law Center, where she served as the Moot Court Team’s Executive Director and received the State Bar of Texas Appellate Section’s Award for Appellate Excellence in Appellate Advocacy for the University of Houston Law Center.

    When not serving clients, she is committed to the professional development of current law students at her alma mater. She is a coach for the University of Houston’s Moot Court Team, providing advice on oral and written advocacy.

    Professional and Community Activities

    • State Bar of Texas, Appellate Advocate, Co-Managing Editor, 2017-Present
    • Association of Women in the Law, President, 2015-2016

    Selected Publications and Speeches

    • “Plaintiffs with Hopeless Causes: Idiopathic Causes in Toxic Tort Litigation – Analyzing How Courts Address Scientific Uncertainty,” author, Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy – Health Law Perspectives, August 2018.
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2017, Notes and Comments Editor, Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy; Dean’s List; Moot Court; The Order of Barristers
    • Master of Health Law, University of Houston Law Center, 2017, Dean's List
    • B.S., Texas Christian University, 2014, Dean's List
  • Admissions

    • Texas, 2018