Jena Lee Reger

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  • J.D. (Magna Cum Laude), Duke University (2006)
  • B.S. (Highest Honors), University of Florida (2002)
  • B.A. (Highest Honors), University of Florida (2002)

Jena L. Reger joined the UNC School of Law faculty in Spring 2019 as a Professor of the Practice of Law after teaching at Duke University School of Law for four years. She teaches two sections of Research, Reasoning, Writing, and Advocacy II.

Professor Reger earned her B.S. in Psychology and B.A. in French with highest honors from the University of Florida. She graduated from Duke University School of Law magna cum laude, where she was selected for Order of the Coif. Following law school, she clerked for the Honorable Gerald B. Tjoflat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. She also served as a law clerk for the Honorable Orinda Evans on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. In addition to clerking, she practiced real estate law for the law firm Sutherland Asbill & Brennan in Atlanta, Georgia, and worked as a staff attorney for the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Before joining the faculty at UNC, she taught U.S. Legal Analysis, Research & Writing for International Students at Duke Law.

Professor Reger is licensed to practice law in Georgia.

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