Julia Petsche is the Vice-President Internal for the 2017-2018 season. She is a senior studying English and Social Psychology. This is her second year competing for the Illinois Trial Team. Last year Julia was a witness on Blue for most of the season. She got the chance to be an attorney at Nationals in LA last spring. This year Julia is the closing attorney on Blue.
As the VPI Julia is responsible for setting up tournaments and making sure things run smoothly at these events. Julia also helps with budgeting for the team. Julia works in a psychology lab on campus, has an internship with Ellen Beattie and Associates Law, volunteers for Crisis Nursery, and in a member of Kappa Delta. In her free time Julia plays on an intramural soccer team and enjoys spending time with her friends. She is passionate about mock trial and is hoping to be a constitutional or civil rights lawyer.