Washington, DC WW/Press/June 17, 2019 – Julian Heron Jr., Attorney with JPH Law, PLLC is recognized and distinguished in The Top Attorneys of North America 2019-2020 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
The representation of cooperatives, corporations, insurance companies, farmers and trade associations has been at the heart of Julian Heron’s practice for over four decades. He has an extensive practice in the areas of administrative law and foreign trade. Mr. Heron’s expertise in administrative law and international trade results from having represented leading cooperatives, corporations and commodity organizations, as well as from his participation on a wide range of trade-related government and industry boards. He has served as general counsel to numerous trade associations.
Mr. Heron served as a staff member to the President’s Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations and on the Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee, which is co-chaired by the Secretary of Agriculture and the United States Trade Representative. Julian was an official member of the U.S. Delegation at the Uruguay Round Ministerial meetings at Punta del Este, Montreal, Brussels and Geneva. He served as a member of the Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee for Fruits and Vegetables. He has also served as chairman of the United States Agricultural Export Development Council, whose membership includes representatives of all agricultural commodities exported. Mr. Heron has also been a delegate to the United States-EEC and United States-Japan agricultural talks, sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He is a former chairman of both the Ethics Committee of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia and the Agriculture Committee of the Administrative Law Section of the American Bar Association. Mr. Heron is admitted to practice law in Kentucky, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. He has also been admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia and the Ninth Circuit, several United States District Courts and the United States Claims Court. Julian received his B.S. and LL.B. from the University of Kentucky. He is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, a fully professed Third Order Dominican, Past Prior of the St. Catherine of Siena Chapter, a member of the Board and Council to the Dominican University of Nigeria Development Fund, Knight Commander of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem, and a Fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus, Padre Pio Council.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.