Julie Hochsztein joined CLC as the first Policy Fellow in January 2022 to assist with CLC’s work to combat election sabotage.
Julie received her J.D. with a concentration in Social Justice and Public Interest from the University of Miami School of Law in May 2020. At the University of Miami, Julie served as a Public Interest Leadership Board Advocacy Committee member and was inducted into the Society of the Bar and Gavel. During law school, she interned at the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, contributing her data and legal skills to analyze a discriminatory voter ID lawsuit, and participated in the Washington DC Semester in Practice program at FairVote, an electoral reform organization. Additionally, she served as a clinical legal intern in the Human Rights Clinic, advocating for a community-oriented response to gender-based violence in Miami. Julie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Sociology, and Economics with a minor in History from the University of Florida and a Master of Public Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Before law school, she worked in public policy and data analysis roles in state and local government.