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Julia Gonzalez Sanders

Vice President, Legal

Julia Gonzalez Sanders
Julia is the lead attorney at Top Tier Capital Partners (Top Tier) and directs all legal matters including investment engagements, employment, corporate governance and regulatory matters. With her extensive experience advising venture capital-backed startups of all sizes and venture capital-focused investment funds, Julia is able to provide practical, results-focused advice to the investment professionals at Top Tier. She joined the Top Tier team in 2019.
Julia Gonzalez Sanders

Prior to joining Top Tier, Julia was a Senior Associate in the Technologies Companies Group at Orrick, Herrington, & Suttcliffe, LLP. Prior to joining Orrick, she was the General Counsel of Mashery where she oversaw all legal matters, including its sale to Intel Corporation, where she remained as the lead business unit attorney post acquisition. Julia started her career at Ropes & Gray, where she gained a solid background in a broad range of corporate areas, including venture capital, traditional private equity, mergers & acquisitions and fund formation.

 Julia holds a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Law and a B.A. in biological sciences and a B.A. in environmental studies from the University of Chicago.

In her spare time, Julia and her wife are learning French and Spanish for their future European travels.