Yulie completed her LLB at the University of Cape Town in 1999. She was admitted to the School for Legal Practice in 2000 and completed her articles with Luitingh and Associates (Rondebosch) in 2001. She was admitted as an attorney in September 2001. In September 2001, Yulie left Luitingh and Associates to pursue a career in Johannesburg. She then joined the black empowerment firm, Amos Khumalo Attorneys, where she preferred to practise in family law and general litigation. In May 2004, Yulie joined the firm of Levitt D'Arcy Herrman which predominately practises in family law. Yulie obtained her Master's in Law (specialising in Family Law) in 2006. Her dissertation, The Position of Unmarried Fathers in South Africa, was subsequently published in August 2009. Yulie has experience in deceased estates, commercial drafting, high court and magistrates court commercial litigation, family law litigation, which includes divorce, domestic violence, maintenance, parental rights and responsibilities and drafting of settlement agreements and cohabitation agreements. In September 2010 Yulie opened her own law firm to provide her existing and new clients a more personalised service. She practises by Paizes Attorneys slogan which is “we tell it how it is!”. Yulie is extremely passionate about the law and true to the Paizes Attorneys slogan..