Julia Ledbetter brings to Mashery a broad range of legal experience from a career dedicated to counseling a range of companies from established industry leaders to emerging technology innovators and the venture capital community. Julia is responsible for all matters legal, including negotiation of transactions, intellectual property strategy and litigation. Additionally, Julia leads Mashery's efforts to ensure all customers are working with a regulatory compliant API partner, by implementing best practices in crucial regulatory compliance areas. Prior to Mashery, Julia practiced at Ropes & Gray LLP, where she also specialized in private equity, debt finance and technology transactions. She received her JD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Chicago, with majors in the Biological Sciences and Environmental Studies.