July 27, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Eastern Time
Boardroom to Classroom: A Conversation with Roscoe Jones, Jr.
Join the American Constitution Society for a small group discussion with ACS National Board of Directors Member, Roscoe Jones Jr. This networking call is part of a monthly virtual series. Join this session to learn from Mr. Jones, who has 17 years of experience working in all three branches of the federal government; and ask questions about crossing over from public service to private practice and how to make an impact in social change. Registration is limited to 20 students, so be sure to register soon!
Roscoe Jones, Jr. Co-Chair, Public Policy Practice, Gibson Dunn
Roscoe Jones, Jr. is a counsel and co-chair of the Public Policy Practice Group at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where he helps clients navigate complex public policy matters and congressional investigations.
Previously, he was chief of staff to a member of Congress, legislative director to Senator Dianne Feinstein, senior counsel to Senator Cory Booker, and senior counsel to Senator Patrick Leahy on the Senate Judiciary Committee. He served as special counsel to the Tom Perez, the then-Assistant Attorney General of Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Justice, appellate attorney in the Civil Rights Division, and assistant U.S. attorney in the Western District of Washington. He graduated from Stanford University and the University of Virginia Law School.
He clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit for Judge Carl E. Stewart and U.S. District Court of Maryland for Judge Alexander Williams, Jr. He teaches at the Yale Law School and University of Michigan Law School and previously taught at the Harvard Kennedy School, Georgetown University Law Center, George Washington University Law School, and University of Washington Law and Evans Schools. A Stennis Fellow, Wasserstein Fellow, and Murnaghan Fellow, he has been published in the ACS's Harvard Law & Policy Review.