Professional Experience

Julieta Gomez de Mello is an Associate with the firm.  Ms. Gomez de Mello joined the firm’s New Jersey office in October of 2019.  She focuses her practice in general civil litigation, labor and employment law, complex commercial litigation, government liability and professional liability.  Prior to joining the firm, Julieta worked as a Staff Attorney for South Jersey Legal Services, Inc. in their Migrant Farmworker Unit, handling Federal employment cases.  She also clerked for the Honorable Rodney Cunningham in the New Jersey Superior Court, Atlantic County.  In this capacity, she drafted letter decisions and bench memoranda for Criminal and Civil Division cases.  During law school, Ms. Gomez de Mello worked as a law clerk for Nationwide Insurance and served as the Vice President of the Rutgers Intellectual Property Law Clinic.

Ms. Gomez de Mello received her undergraduate degree from Florida International University and her Juris Doctorate from Rutgers School of Law.  She is licensed to practice in the State of New Jersey.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey Hispanic Bar Association, Member
  • Cuban American Bar Association, Member

Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

Education

JD, Rutgers Law School, 2017

  • Vice-President of the Rutgers Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Chief Judge Helen W. Nies Intellectual Property Scholarship Recipient
  • Two-time Rutgers South Jersey Alumni Scholarship Recipient
  • Dean’s Scholarship Recipient
  • BMI Cardozo Moot Court Competition

BA, Minor in Music, Florida International University, 2011

  • Dean’s List, Fall 2017
  • Certificate in English/Spanish Translation Studies
  • Member of the English National Honor Society

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2016, Chief Judge Helen W. Nies Intellectual Property Law Scholarship
  • 2015, 2016, Rutgers South Jersey Alumni Scholarship
  • 2015, Dean’s Scholarship