Ms. Rich teaches Legal Analysis, Research and Writing. She received her J.D. in 2006, with honors, from Duke University School of Law, where she was a member of Duke Law Journal. She received her B.A. in 2001 from Goshen College in Goshen, Indiana.
After graduating from law school, Ms. Rich served as a law clerk to the Honorable Patricia Timmons-Goodson on the North Carolina Supreme Court. She then practiced civil litigation in Raleigh, North Carolina, with the law firm of Ellis & Winters LLP. Ms. Rich is a member of the North Carolina bar and is admitted to practice in all North Carolina federal courts.