Julie Pugh is a partner at Graydon in Cincinnati, Ohio and a noted national speaker on a variety of legal, labor, and employment topics. Julie’s training sessions are recognized for being edgy, vibrant, and innovative. She makes legal education fun, something most think to be impossible.
As a trusted advisor on labor and employment issues, Julie routinely counsels clients on a variety of legal topics. Her trial experience and continued involvement in the HR community allows her to offer a unique understanding about a client’s needs. She truly enjoys her legal practice, as solving problems and supporting strong, ethical employment practices are an important component of her daily life.
Julie received her undergraduate degree from Xavier University and is also a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Law. She is a recognized as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) by the HR Certification Institute and a Certified Professional by the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM-CP).
Julie lives on the west side of Cincinnati with her husband and fellow Xavier grad, Jeff. A mother of two young boys, Julie is fueled by coffee, tolerant of mischievous cuteness, and an answerer of the eternal question, “why?”