Seattle Immigration Attorney
Julia Hunter joined Beacon Immigration in July 2018. Julia received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2007 from Dickinson College and a Juris Doctor in 2014 from the University of San Diego School of Law. From September 2014 until September 2016, Julia served as a Judicial Law Clerk at the Tacoma Immigration Court, a detained court within the Executive Office for Immigration Review, Department of Justice, entering on duty through the Attorney General’s Honors Program. From September 2016 until June 2018, Julia served as an attorney advisor to the Immigration Judges at the Seattle Immigration Court. During law school, Julia interned with several immigration law firms and participated in the Ninth Circuit Appellate Clinic.
Before law school, Julia worked as a paralegal with Foley Hoag LLP in Washington D.C. in the International Litigation and Arbitration Practice, focusing on litigation before the International Court of Justice and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes. Julia is fluent in Spanish. Julia is a member of the California State Bar. Outside of work, Julia volunteers as a citizenship tutor through the St. James Immigrant Assistance program. She also enjoys traveling, cooking, and hiking with her husband and dog Lola around the Pacific Northwest.