Julian qualified in 2001, having trained at Pearson Maddin Solicitors in New Malden and Surbiton, where he was retained upon qualification and worked as a conveyancing solicitor.
In 2002, Julian joined Laytons Solicitors, working in the Plot Sales department in the Guildford office of this national firm, acting on behalf of local and national housebuilder clients in connection with the sale of new freehold and leasehold residential properties and associated part exchange transactions.
In 2008, Julian joined Downie & Gadban Solicitors in Alton, where he carried out both commercial and residential property work in Surrey, Hampshire and London. Julian developed a thriving residential development practice through the recession acting on behalf of smaller bespoke developers.
In 2014, Julian joined Verisona Law in Portsmouth, where he rose first to the position of Head of Property Development, then to Head of Property Development and Commercial Property. He handled a wide range of property transactions primarily in Hampshire and London for clients including commercial and private landowners, developers, landlords and tenants.
In 2018, Julian rejoined Downie & Gadban Solicitors in Alton (and now Petersfield) as a partner.