Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Ms. Julie Bowen is senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of The MITRE Corporation. She directs an in-house legal team that advises MITRE’s leadership on all legal matters, including cybersecurity, contracting, international and global presence, intellectual property, human resources, healthcare, real estate and national security. She also oversees MITRE’s government relations, following legislation, regulations and policies that relate to MITRE’s work programs, and leads efforts to expand both government and partner relationships.
Ms. Bowen, an expert in cybersecurity and intellectual property law, joined MITRE in 2006 as associate general counsel. As part of her duties, she oversaw technology transfer, guiding policies and practices in support of transferring MITRE-developed technologies to the public sector through patents and licensing. Since 2008, MITRE has executed 710 licenses and has been issued 112 patents. Prior to this, Ms. Bowen held several senior positions in the private sector, including chief legal counsel of DHL Global Mail; vice president, general counsel and secretary of QuadraMed Corporation; and vice president, general counsel and secretary of TREEV, Inc.
Bowen is an active member of industry, academic and professional groups including the Executive Circle Advisory Board of the Northern Virginia Technology Council, the Board of Visitors of The Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law and the Association of Corporate Counsel. She has also performed pro-bono work for legal aid organizations with a focus on defending the rights of women, children and the homeless.
A native of Annapolis, Md., Ms. Bowen graduated from The Catholic University of America, where she received her bachelor’s and law degrees. She is admitted to the bars of Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia.