Julie A.K. Reynolds

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Experience

Julie Reynolds is a member of the Mass Tort Group, which represents individuals and families who have been injured by defective medical device products and pharmaceuticals.  Her experience in the field includes work on critical tasks related to fact development and discovery.  Julie has actively participated in In Re: Benicar (Olmesartan)—a popular blood pressure medication alleged to cause intestinal problems—and In Re: Abilify (Aripiprazole), a drug alleged to cause impulse-control behaviors, including compulsive gambling. 

McDougall v. CRC Industries, Inc. et al. No. 20-1499 (D. Minn. 2023): Part of the trial team that helped secure a landmark $7.75 million verdict against CRC Industries for its failure to prevent the foreseeable misuse of its aerosol dust remover products. The verdict follows the 2019 death of Cynthia McDougall, who was killed in a vehicle crash after an individual who huffed CRC Duster struck her car head-on. This is the first dust remover case of its kind to go to trial.
Northstar Lawyer
  • Named "Attorney of the Year" by Minnesota Lawyer (2023)
  • Named a “North Star Lawyer” by the Minnesota State Bar Association for providing at least 50 hours of pro bono legal services (2015-2017, 2022)
Bar Admissions
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
Education
  • William Mitchell Law School, J.D. (2011)
  • University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, B.S. in Child Psychology (2000)
Professional Associations
  • American Association for Justice
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers
  • Minnesota Bar Association
  • Minnesota Association for Justice

  • Reputation Laundering: Expert Testimony on Corporate Pseudo Responsibility
    Panel Member, American Association for Justice Annual Conference, Philadelphia (July 16, 2023)
  • Practical Examples of Best Practices and Recent Experiences with ESI Protocol Orders
    AAJ Hot Topics Seminar, Atlanta (March 28, 2018)
  • Preserving Electronic Data in Mass Torts Cases
    AAJ Webinar (Feb 2018)
  • Abilify – Compulsivity Case
    AAJ Annual Conference, Boston, Litigation Group (July 2017)

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