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Pamela R. Julian

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  1. James

    Posted by James,
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    • I recommend Pamela Julian.

    I have been working w Ms. Julian for about three months now after being unhappy with two other attorneys who charged twice as much and basically did nothing much to help me gain visitation rights w my five yr old son. I have an extremely unreasonable, antagonistic mother to deal with who believes it her duty never to allow our son see me nor my elderly parents who long to see their grandson consistently before they die. It is the case from hell and I am out of money fighting a crazy deranged and misguided, drama- inducing, female-supremacy type. Ms Julian fights w passion, can come across as short tempered, and always seems to have my best interest at heart. She does not seem to be in the lawyer game for the big bucks but rather to help imperfect people in imperfect situations obtain equitable access to their families and attempt to add quality to life. Bottom line: We are finally getting some results. Is it perfect yet? No, but we have gained much, and things are getting better. If you want an attorney to spoon feed u while u sit back and expect everything handed to you, go pay twice the rate at a bigger and plusher firm. If you want a fighter who wont back down, hire Ms. Julian. She will never win a Ms. Congeniality Contest, and that is precisely why I need her....to deal with an unreasonable foe.

  2. Beware of this attorney

    Posted by a client,
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    • I do not recommend Pamela Julian.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Pam Julian is knowledgeable. However, she can be unprofessional and rude. Her follow up and communication is lacking. On several occasions I provided required paperwork and documentation for the case but organization is not her strong suit. She does not keep you informed of what is going on. I was the one contacting her to check the status of case and she would ask for me to get back in touch with her versus following up herself. I discovered by my ex-husband that much of the information needed for the case was not provided and produced when requested, thus I ended up with additional legal fees. On one occasion, I found out after the fact, from my ex-husband that I was supposed to be in court on a day which I was never informed of by her. When I tried to address this with her, she was quick to anger and does yell. She even hung up on me once because she was so angry. She lacks professionalism. I had to consistently follow up with her, typically after work (5pm) and she would claim she was at the courthouse?? Didn't make me feel valued as a client. Curious if she has had previous complaints or grievances from other clients. I am sorry to say, i would not recommend her.

  3. Pamela Julian

    Posted by a Child Custody client,
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    • I recommend Pamela Julian.
    • I hired Pamela 1-3 years ago.
    • Pamela handled my Child Custody matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    I too believe Mrs. Julian is an angel sent down from above. She has truly helped me out with alot of information I did now know, and so far she has charged me nothing. She appeared at court before me, signed me in, and reset the date before I even got there... and I told her the night before my case. I truly love Mrs. Julian and I am exstremely greatful to be working with her. She seems very know her way around the court room and she knows just exactly what she's doing.

  4. greatest of greates

    Posted by John, a Child Custody client,
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    • I recommend Pamela Julian.
    • I hired Pamela more than 3 years ago.
    • Pamela handled my Child Custody matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    i will not sit here and listen to anyone say anything bad about this attorney she is a saint sent from heaven my name is john and thanks to her i am in my little girl angels life now. Most important i got full custody and how good is an attorney when she gets full custody for an dad , but for a dad still on parole. also lets talk about her rates i feel for mrs. julian cause she honestly does not represent for the money. In any case you should do the leg work your self if you dnt know about your husbands finances hire a forensic accountant dont put it off on your attorney to know these things. I love mrs julian and her aggressiveness it shows me it is the practice of justice rather than the payoff that intrest her. So in short you get what you pay for in this world dont complain when your attorney tells you to stop being a baby and learn how to do some things on your own. Mrs. julian dnt listen to what this whinny little girl said about you im sure she got a good deal for your services. And im sure you won the case. Some people are just unappreciative.Mrs julian you are an angel thank you for everything.if you want a good attorney you will hire mrs. juliasn just remember yes maa'am and no ma'am be respectful and she will be respectful to you

  5. Knows the Law -- Lacks Follow up

    Posted by Former Client, a Divorce client,
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    • I do not recommend Pamela Julian.
    • I hired Pamela more than 3 years ago.
    • Pamela handled my Divorce / Separation matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    Pam Julian is very knowledgeable and does a good job in court however her follow up and communication is HORRIBLE. She does not keep you informed of what is going on, asks for you to get her rather than doing it herself such as information on your ex's employement info for child support,etc. Twice I found out I was supposed to be in court that morning because my ex told me--NOT my attorney, when you bring this to her attention she becomes very angry and starts yelling at you. I had to consistently call her for updates and was pretty much made to feel like I was a bother to her. She needs to remember that she works for her clients --NOT THE OTHER WAY AROUND! If you hire her beware of her deficiencies - Follow up and courtesy are not her strengths but she gets the job done. She knows the law and her way around the court room.