Julian is from Santa Rosa, California. He graduated from Duke, earning both an AB in psychology in 2012 and a master of management studies in 2013. During undergrad, he was a varsity soccer player. Before law school, Julian was a manager at American Express and a senior consultant at IBM in New York City. At Michigan, he is the treasurer for the Black Law Students Association and a graduate student instructor. He enjoys playing intramural sports in his spare time. Julian worked at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP during his 1L summer.