Julie Marie Hess



Julie Hess is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Lewis Brisbois. Julie works with our incident response team to facilitate the necessary resources in response to data security incidents.  As an eData attorney, she has substantial experience working on internal corporate investigations, reviewing corporate documents to identify and synthesize key facts. As a former Assistant District Attorney, she investigated and prosecuted a wide variety of criminal cases, working closely with law enforcement. She also obtained a certificate in “Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age” from Harvard University in 2020.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Data Privacy & Cybersecurity


New York


United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

United States Supreme Court


Albany Law School

Juris Doctor, 1996

Notre Dame Law Center, London, England

Certificate of Achievement, 1994

Brown University

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, 1993


  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)
  • Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age, Harvard University, 2020
  • Certificate of Achievement, Notre Dame Law Center, London, England, 1994


Co-Author, “How to Educate Yourself in an Increasingly Digital World,” American Bar Association’s (ABA) Young Lawyer’s Division blog, June 11, 2021