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About Me

Julia represents private money investors, mortgage brokers, real estate professionals, as well as buyers and sellers of real property. She is also experienced in protecting and recovering client's equity in real estate investments in bankruptcy and collection proceedings, including the collection of judgments and receivership actions.


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Practice Areas


  1. Real Estate: 50%
  2. Litigation: 25%
  3. Banking: 10%
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%
  5. Collection Procee: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Jeffrey Phillip Blum

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Jeffrey Blum Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Roger Royse

    Julia is knowledgeable and experienced in her field of practice. I regularly refer to or consult with Julia on real estate workout matters. I endorse this lawyer.


    Roger Royse Tax Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Peter N. Brewer

2501 Park Blvd 2nd Fl
Palo Alto, CA, 94306



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyers 2013Super Lawyers2013
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Law ClerkEpinions, Inc. (acquired by eBay)2000 - 2001
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Bay Area Bankruptcy ForumDirector2011 - 2012
Congressman Don Edwards American Inn of CourtCo-chair of Pupillage Group2010 - 2011
California Mortgage AssociationChair - PAC Committee2010 - 2011
Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay AreaMemberN/A
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Palo Alto Area Bar AssociationVice President (former)N/A
Palo Alto Area Bar Association, Women in the Law CommitteeCo-chairN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Best Express Foods v. Towner, et al.Judgment in my client's favor
Knapp v. Shah, et al.Favorable settlement for client on eve of trial.
Mondero v. Deutsch Bank, et al.Dismissal of our client, removal of lis pendens.
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Publication NameTitleDate
The RecorderFight a Cramdown2012 NewsletterWhat Lenders Should Know About Temporary Restraining Orders and Foreclosures in California2011
CMA Points of InterestTaking Back a Property with a Nuisance2011 eZineLost Your Promissory Note?2010
Bay Area Real Estate Lawyers BlogHow Does Robo-Signing Impact Foreclosure Investors?2010
CMA Points of InterestDefending Against "Foreclosure Defense" Lawsuit2009
The DirtBlawgCalifornia Real Estate and Lending Law blogN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at BerkeleyN/AN/A1995
University of Santa Clara School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Risks of Buying Distressed PropertyForeclosures2011
“Buying & Selling Distressed Properties” Foothill College Short CourseShort Sales, Pre-Foreclosure and REO2010
Short sale, REO and Foreclosure purchasing.Distressed Property Purchasing Risks2010
1st Annual Real Estate SymposiumCalifornia Real Estate Issues in Bankruptcy2009