Julie A. Werner-Simon

Julie A. Werner-Simon, a former federal prosecutor known as “Jaws,” spent decades as a lawyer for the U.S. Department of Justice, and served (among other positions) as Deputy Chief of the Organized Crime Strike Force in Los Angeles. She recently completed a constitutional law fellowship at Southwestern Law School and was awarded, in 2020, an LLM degree in constitutional studies. Werner-Simon is currently an adjunct law professor at Drexel Law School, in Philadelphia, teaching a class entitled “Marijuana Law: History, the Constitution & Best Business Practices.”