Julien B. Bannister



Julien B. Bannister is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Miami office. Ms. Bannister focuses her practice on a variety of transactional matters, including private investment fund formation and operation and mergers and acquisitions (M&A).

Ms. Bannister's fund formation experience covers a variety of strategies, including buyout, growth equity, real estate and secondaries funds. Additionally, she has experience representing private fund sponsors in M&A, GP-led secondary transactions, co-investments, separately managed accounts, corporate governance and other general corporate matters. Ms. Bannister has also represented limited partners in making investments in private funds.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Bannister was an attorney in the New York office of a large international law firm. During law school, she served as an associate editor of the Fordham Law Review.


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Colgate University, B.A., magna cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • New York