Senior Lecturing Fellow
Jena Reger is a Senior Lecturing Fellow at the Duke University School of Law where she directs and teaches U.S. Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing for International Students. She also teaches in the Summer Institute for Law, Language & Culture.
Ms. 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, Ms. Reger served as a law clerk for the Honorable Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Similarly, she clerked for the Honorable 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.
Ms. Reger practiced law as an associate in the commercial real estate group at the law firm Sutherland Asbill & Brennan. Most recently, she worked for the law firm Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stuart as an Editor of Firm Publications.
Ms. Reger is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.