Criminal Defense, Civil Rights Litigation, and Title IX and Education Law
Julie Nociolo is an attorney at the E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy law firm. Armed with behind-the-scenes experience from her federal district court and state appellate court clerkships, she is skilled in civil, criminal, and trial procedure.
Julie primarily practices criminal defense before local town courts, County courts, and federally at the Northern District of New York. She also defends students in Title IX sexual misconduct proceedings and disciplinary proceedings at colleges and universities across New York State. In addition, Julie represents plaintiffs in civil rights lawsuits to vindicate their constitutional rights in excessive force, unlawful arrest and imprisonment, unlawful search and seizure, malicious prosecution, and unlawful racial, sexual, religious, or national origin discrimination cases before federal and state courts.
She is attentive to her clients’ needs, and she approaches legal issues with pragmatism and common sense, combined with her technical proficiency on the law. She previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Gary L. Sharpe at the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York and as a Central Staff Court Attorney at the New York State Court of Appeals. While at the Court of Appeals, she also served as a temporary law clerk to Judge Leslie E. Stein during her transition to the bench in early 2015.
Julie earned a J.D. magna cum laude from New York Law School and a B.A. in English Literature cum laude from the State University of New York at Geneseo. While at New York Law School, Julie served on the Executive Board of the Moot Court Association and as a member of the Law Review. Julie is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey, and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of New York. She is also a member of numerous bar associations including the Capital District Women’s Bar Association, the New York Defenders Association, the Albany County Bar Association, and the New York Trial Lawyer’s Association.