Julia Diaz advises clients on a broad range of matters in the areas of export controls, economic sanctions, CFIUS, anti-boycott, and anti-corruption. She assists clients with a variety of trade controls compliance issues, including submitting license applications and disclosures to the U.S. Treasury, Commerce, and State Departments, and conducting trainings and on-site audits. Julia brings a unique human rights perspective to her practice. Before law school, she worked overseas in several developing nations on community organization and primary health care initiatives. While in law school, she worked in the International Human Rights Law Clinic for a year, spent a summer in Tanzania clerking for the judges of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, conducted independent research in Madagascar as a member of the Human Rights Study Project, and was the senior development manager of the Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law. Julia has continued her human rights work in her legal career by successfully representing a detained adult in asylum proceedings, serving as a regular Legal Aid intake volunteer, filing civil protection orders, and other pro bono activities.