- Hamline University School of Law, J.D. 2010, Cum Laude
- University of Wisconsin-Superior, B.A., Legal Studies 2006
Julie Benfield has been licensed to practice law in Minnesota since 2010. She is also licensed to practice in Wisconsin and the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Benfield was an associate at the Reyelts Law Firm where she practiced in the area of civil litigation defense and handled a number of complex litigation matters. She also served as the Judicial Law Clerk for the Hon. Michael J. Cuzzo in Lake and Cook Counties. In 2015, Ms. Benfield was named Volunteer Attorney of the Year by the Volunteer Attorney Program. She has also been recognized as a North Star Lawyer.