Julie Edwards Blend
Direct dial: (214) 453-8904
Wake Forest University (B.A. 1986, magna cum laude with Honors in History) and Baylor University School of Law (J.D. cum laude 1989), Assistant Managing Editor of the Baylor Law Review and a member of the Order of Barristers.
Ms. Blend has practiced commercial litigation at large law firms for nearly two decades, primarily at Strasburger & Price, LLP. At Strasburger, she was a partner in the Business Litigation Section for eight years, practicing commercial real estate litigation. Her practice includes community association law and commercial litigation with a concentration in the real estate industry.
Over the course of her career, Julie has tried lawsuits to jury verdict in state and federal court, briefed and argued in appellate courts, and handled commercial litigation in multiple states. Ms. Blend received her Preeminent AV rating by Martindale-Hubble in 2004. She is licensed to practice in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas and in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a past-president of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers and former director of the Dallas Bar Association, a Fellow of both the Dallas and Texas Bar Foundations, and a Founding Fellow of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation. She has been a frequent speaker and author. Her published writings are included in The University of Texas School of Law’s Review of Litigation, Shepard’s Expert and Scientific Evidence, the Baylor Law Review, Common Ground Magazine and Community Contact Magazine . Julie values commitment to community service and is a member of the Leadership Dallas Alumni Association.