Julia K. Holt focuses her practice on representing insureds and reinsureds in complex insurance coverage and other disputes. Her experience includes both first-party and third-party insurance disputes involving claims for copyright infringement, misappropriation of likeness/right of publicity, trade disparagement, class action securities fraud, Department of Justice and grand jury investigations, actuarial malpractice, class action predatory lending, class action right-of-way/trespass, class action property and environmental damage, class action toxic tort, personal injury/class action mass tort, insurance broker-agent liability, and reinsurance. She also has significant experience in patent infringement, unfair competition, and antitrust litigation.
Ms. Holt’s clients include Fortune 500 companies, technology corporations, healthcare corporations, entertainment studios, film and television production companies, and individual talent in the entertainment and sports industries.
Ms. Holt is actively involved in pro bono work and has completed numerous adoptions for foster children in Los Angeles County. In addition, she has represented foster parents in administrative hearings to obtain the state benefits to which they are entitled.
Georgetown University Law Center
Law Fellow, Legal Research & Writing Department, 2001-2002
Senior Project Editor, American Criminal Law Review, 2001-2002
University of California at Los Angeles
U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 2002
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2003
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2008
Associations / Memberships
- American Bar Association, Section of Litigation, Member, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee Member, Directors & Officers Subcommittee Member, Women In Insurance Subcommittee
- American Bar Association, Section of Litigation, Vice Chair, Women In Insurance Networking Conference, 2013
- Forum Committee on Entertainment and Sports Industries
- Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association, 2005-present