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Jess Alderman

Counsel

Jess Alderman is an attorney with a range of interdisciplinary experience that she leverages to help clients with legal challenges. She is passionate about using approaches from multiple fields to develop creative solutions to complex legal problems.

Drawing on her background in the natural sciences, non-profits, and academia, Jess has served as a legal consultant to various non-profit and governmental organizations in the past decade. She has also worked at a legal think tank and is a former law professor who has taught at the University at Buffalo, the University of Miami, and Northeastern University, where she served as Director of the Public Health Legal Clinic. She has presented her work at national conferences and published articles in various journals.

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS

  • Vice President of Programming, Buffalo Wellesley Club
  • Class Secretary, Wellesley College Alumnae Association
  • Member and Former Treasurer, Harvard Club of Western New York
  • Former President, Clarence Co-Operative Nursery School

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Harvard Law School
    • Board of Student Advisors
  • Wellesley College
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Katherine Malone First Year Prize
    • Leila Knox Senior Prize

NEWS

Press Releases

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • Massachusetts (inactive)
  • New York

EDUCATION

  • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude
  • University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine, M.D.
  • Wellesley College, B.A., magna cum laude

Jess Alderman is an attorney with a range of interdisciplinary experience that she leverages to help clients with legal challenges. She is passionate about using approaches from multiple fields to develop creative solutions to complex legal problems.

Drawing on her background in the natural sciences, non-profits, and academia, Jess has served as a legal consultant to various non-profit and governmental organizations in the past decade. She has also worked at a legal think tank and is a former law professor who has taught at the University at Buffalo, the University of Miami, and Northeastern University, where she served as Director of the Public Health Legal Clinic. She has presented her work at national conferences and published articles in various journals.

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS

  • Vice President of Programming, Buffalo Wellesley Club
  • Class Secretary, Wellesley College Alumnae Association
  • Member and Former Treasurer, Harvard Club of Western New York
  • Former President, Clarence Co-Operative Nursery School

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Harvard Law School
    • Board of Student Advisors
  • Wellesley College
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Katherine Malone First Year Prize
    • Leila Knox Senior Prize

NEWS

Press Releases

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • Massachusetts (inactive)
  • New York

EDUCATION

  • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude
  • University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine, M.D.
  • Wellesley College, B.A., magna cum laude
Alderman_Jess
Jess Alderman