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Jessica Claire
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COLLEGIATE TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Lecturer, 09/2019 to Current

Rider University, Department of Legal Studies and Sports Management, Lawrenceville, NJ

  • Instructed students on the application of statutory law, case law, and ethical principles to the modern business environment by creating interactive and engaging lectures using a wide range of presentation technologies such as PowerPoint, SmartDraw, and Zoom.
  • Instructed students on the legalities that shape recreational, interscholastic, collegiate, semi-professional, professional, and Olympic sports by identifying, explaining, and exploring the marquee laws, legal doctrines, and case law that have a direct and/or significant impact on the world of organized sports.
  • Designed and delivered undergraduate courses providing instruction to students on how to properly carry out civil and criminal trials in traditional "in-person" settings as well as in "virtual/quasi-virtual" settings.
  • Taught 4 courses per semester using various class meeting modalities including "traditional in-person" courses, "hybrid courses (half-online/half-in person)" and synchronous online courses (solely online courses held in real-time).
  • Designed all facets of courses taught including syllabus, assignments, and grading rubrics.
  • Provided instruction to up to 140 undergraduate and/or graduate students each semester.

Adjunct Professor of Sports Law, 01/2014 to 05/2019

Raritan Valley Community College, Department of Health Science Education, North Branch, NJ

  • Instructed students on the legalities that shape recreational, interscholastic, collegiate, semi-professional, professional, and Olympic sports by identifying, explaining, and exploring the marquee laws, legal doctrines, and case law that have a direct and/or significant impact on these arenas.
  • Used variety of learning modalities and support materials to provide instruction to up to 60 undergraduate students each semester in Sports Law as well as Fitness & Wellness courses.

Adjunct Professor of Environmental Law, 01/2014 to 05/2019

Fairleigh Dickenson University, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Hackensack, NJ

  • Instructed students on the interrelationship between the environment in its natural state and humanity as an embodiment of intelligent actors that engage the environment with consumptive and preservation forces leading to the establishment of policies, laws and rules to balance their coexistence.
  • Used variety of learning modalities and support materials to provide "distance-learning" online instruction to up to 15 undergraduate students each semester in Environmental Law, Policy & Ethics course.
EDUCATION
Expected in 05/2010
Juris Doctor:
Rutgers University School of Law - Camden, NJ
GPA:
Expected in 05/2003
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, LA
GPA:
LEGAL EXPERIENCE
04/2014 to Current
Associate Attorney Adelson, Testan, Brundo, Novell & Jimenez Oklahoma City, OK,
  • Represented landlords, tenants, and affected others such as neighbors, roommates, and pet owners in various actions involving contractual rights under residential leasing agreements.
  • Counseled property owners and as well as commercial business owners in disputes involving contractual rights under commercial property leasing agreements.
  • Represented plaintiffs and defendants in marriage dissolution actions and advised clients on their rights in contemplation of equitable distribution of real property, personal property, and various forms of assets and debts.
  • Served as mediator in divorce actions and made recommendations pertaining to equitable distribution of real property, personal property, and various forms of assets and debts.
  • Counseled victims of domestics violence as well as accused perpetrators of domestic violence on their rights, including their right to occupancy of marital residence/co-habitation premises in contemplation of the issuance of temporary and final restraining orders.
  • Drafted statements of cases, witness lists, and briefs in preparation for trial and/or oral arguments presented to the court during litigation.
07/2010 to 12/2010
Judicial Intern Choctaw Nation Of Oklahoma Talihina, OK,
  • Attended criminal trials, conducted legal research, and prepared memoranda of law for the judge.
  • Discussed, advised, and suggested outcomes of criminal cases with the judge.
05/2008 to 09/2008
Law Clerk Law Offices Of Samer Habbas Inc. Pc Irvine, CA,
  • Conducted legal research regarding pending cases for the Commercial & Business Litigation department.
  • Prepared concise and comprehensive memoranda of law summarizing key research for firm's senior attorneys.
MEMBERSHIPS
  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business, 2019 - Present.
  • New Jersey Supreme Court District VIII Ethics Committee (Voluntarily Resigned) 2019.
  • Hunterdon County Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee 2018-Present.
  • Hunterdon County Bar Association Membership Approval Committee 2015-Present.
  • American Bar Association 2013-Present.
  • New Jersey State Bar Association 2013-Present.
  • Hunterdon County Bar Association 2010-Present.
TEACHING AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Business Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Contemporary Legal Issues
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Law
  • Labor Law
  • Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Sports Law
BAR ADMISSIONS

New Jersey State Courts, 2013

New Jersey Federal District Courts, 2013

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School Attended

  • Rutgers University School of Law
  • Louisiana State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Associate Attorney
  • Judicial Intern
  • Law Clerk

Degrees

  • Juris Doctor
  • Bachelor of Arts

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