McDonald Hopkins welcomes attorney Julie Micalizzi

CLEVELAND– Attorney Julie A. Micalizzi has joined the Cleveland office of McDonald Hopkins LLC, a business advisory and advocacy law firm, as an associate in the Intellectual Property Department. 

She earned her J.D., cum laude, from Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where she graduated with a double concentration in Patent Law and Health Law, each with honors. While at Case Western, Micalizzi received two CALI Excellence Awards, the ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of IP and the Arthur E. Petersilge Award. She received a B.S., cum laude, in Biochemistry and Humanities from Villanova University, where she was a presidential scholar.  

Prior to joining McDonald Hopkins, Micalizzi served as a legal extern with Cleveland Clinic Innovations and Parker Hannifin, as well as a legal intern with the Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic, Health Clinic. 

Micalizzi can be reached at or 216.348.5844.


Deborah W. Kelm
McDonald Hopkins LLC
600 Superior Avenue, East, Suite 2100
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Phone: 216.348.5733