Julieta Carrillo is a member of the firm’s General Liability & Auto Defense Trial Group, where she focuses in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death, premises liability, automobile liability, and product liability defense. Julieta previously worked at JSH as our Spring 2020 2L Diversity Legal Writing Program Extern and a 2020 Summer Associate.
While earning her law degree at ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Julieta served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Journal for Social Justice and was a Board member of the Chicano Latino Law Students’ Association, the Trial Advocacy Group, and the Criminal Law Association. She also earned the CALI award for her Employment Law course. With stellar grades and a commitment to the LatinX community, Julieta was awarded Los Abogados’ Cordova Scholarship, named in honor of Arizona’s first LatinX Federal Judge, the Hon. Valdemar A. Cordova. Julieta gained further experience as a legal intern with the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, where she attended court proceedings and witness interviews. She participated in ASU’s Prosecution Clinic as a 3L and tried several bench trials as a Rule 39 Limited Practice Student.
In addition to her academic studies and involvement, Julieta volunteered with the Immigration Initiative and Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project at ASU, a program designed to mobilize talented second- and third-year law students to teach courses on constitutional law and juvenile justice in public high schools.
Before law school, Julieta earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science at the University of New Mexico (UNM). While there, she served as treasurer of the UNM Mock Trial. Julieta also worked as a research assistant for the UNM Department of Political Science, and as a student tutor for the Simon Scholars Foundation, teaching Algebra, English and History.
Julieta is fluent in Spanish. She spends her free time outdoors with her partner and their two dogs, a three-legged Blue Heeler named Mo and a Yorkie named Marlo.
Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, J.D., 2021
Willard H. Pedrick Scholar
Dean’s Award Recipient
University of New Mexico, B.A., summa cum laude, Political Science and Government, 2018
Presidential Scholarship Recipient
Dean’s List All Consecutive Terms
National Society of Collegiate Scholars