Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois


  • J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2007
  • B.A., Boston College, 2003


  • DC Real Estate Group
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Julia Lane Mooney


Julia Mooney is counsel in the Real Estate Practice Group. She joined the firm in 2014. Julia focuses on commercial real estate law, concentrating her practice in the acquisition, disposition, development, and leasing of retail, office, and industrial property. She assists clients in resolving legal issues and drafting and negotiating leases, loan documents, joint venture agreements, and purchase and sale agreements. She has experience representing lenders, investors, developers, landlords, and tenants in connection with all aspects of real estate, including acquisition, development, construction, and financing matters.

Notable transactions in which Julia has assisted clients include the following:

  • Representation of an owner in a $170 million refinance of a class-A office business in Washington, DC 
  • Representation of an owner-landlord in leasing of high-end retail space in downtown Washington, DC
  • Representation of family-owned developer client in acquisition of several retail and industrial projects in Maryland
  • Representation of a local restaurant client in leasing locations throughout the mid-Atlantic region

Prior to joining the firm, Julia served as in-house counsel to a retail developer in Chicago and was an associate for a large law firm in the District of Columbia.