Julie S. Jordan focuses her practice on trial of complex personal injury matters, including medical malpractice, nursing home neglect and abuse, and products liability claims. She heads the firm’s Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse Practice.
Julie Jordan is a tireless advocate in New York State and federal courts for injured individuals and families. She has successfully resolved claims involving injuries suffered due to medical malpractice, negligent care and treatment, defectively designed and manufactured products, and defective premises. Julie successfully litigated the case B.T.N. v. Auburn Enlarged City School District establishing case law that differential diagnosis is sufficient to establish causation of injuries in poor indoor air quality exposure cases.
Julie graduated cum laude from Syracuse University College of Law where she was an associate editor for the Syracuse University Journal of International Law and Commerce, and the American Bar Association’s Journal, The Labor Lawyer. She was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, Syracuse University’s National Trial Team, and a former winner of the Law School’s Lionel O. Grossman Trial Competition. Upon graduation, Julie was inducted into the Order of Barristers and was recognized in Who’s Who Among American Law Students.
Julie was recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in the field of Plaintiff’s Medical Malpractice in 2013 and 2014. She is also a recipient of the Daily Record’s 2010 Up and Coming Attorneys Award, as well as the 2015 Top Women in Law.
Additionally, Julie has lectured at various seminar engagements for lawyers and medical professionals throughout New York State on topics involving medical malpractice, discovery and use of electronic medical information, and environmental law. She has co-authored a chapter in the second edition of the book, “Products Liability in New York: Strategy and Practice”.
Julie is a member of the American Association for Justice serving on its Public Affairs Committee and is also a member of the AAJ Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse Litigation Group. As part of her role on the Public Affairs Committee, she advises Executives of AAJ on policies, legislation pending before congress and state legislatures that affect trial lawyers, and offers strategies on how to deal with it. She is also a member of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, the Monroe County and New York State Bar Associations, the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys, the Better Business Partners Serving Seniors group in Rochester and the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care. Julie has also been appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Directors for the Rochester Mental Health Association, in which she is also a Family Support Services Advisory Council member.