Jena Reger is a senior lecturing fellow at the Duke University School of Law where she teaches Legal Analysis, Research and Writing.
Reger received her B.S. and B.A., with highest honors, in 2002 from the University of Florida, where she was an Anderson Scholar. She received her J.D., magna cum laude, from the Duke University School of Law in 2006, where she served as an articles editor for the Alaska Law Review.
After graduating from law school, Reger served as a law clerk for Judge Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Similarly, she clerked for Judge Orinda Evans of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. She also served as a staff attorney for the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, where she was chosen to conduct jurisdictional review as a member of a special unit of the Staff Attorney’s Office.
Reger practiced law as an associate in the commercial real estate group at the law firm Sutherland Asbill & Brennan. She also worked for the law firm Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stuart as an editor of firm publications.
Most recently, Reger taught U.S. Legal Analysis, Research and Writing for International students at the Duke University School of Law and Research, Reasoning, Writing and Advocacy at the University of North Carolina School of Law.
Reger is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.