Jessica Peters



Educational and Professional Background

  • University of South Carolina School of Law                                                                                  May 2011Columbia, South Carolina  

    Juris Doctor, magna cum laude                                                                                      Class Rank: 5 out of 218

    • Inducted into the Order of the Coif
    • Inducted into the Order of the Wig and Robe
    • Symposium editor for the South Carolina Law Review
    • Academic Assistance Program Tutor
    • Student ambassador to students and alumni
    • Officer for the Defense Research Institute’s South Carolina Student Chapter
    • Officer for the Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity
    • Compleat Lawyer Bronze Medal Award Recipient
    • CALI (American Jurisprudence) Awards for Contracts I, Contracts II, Property I, Property II, Products Liability Research, and Wills Trusts & Estates


    University of South Carolina                                                                                                        May 2008

    Bachelor of Arts, Public Relations and Political Science, magna cum laude

    • Alpha Lambda Delta Academic Honors Fraternity
    • Dean’s List – every semester
    • President’s List – six semesters
    • McKissick Scholarship recipient
    • Public Relations Student Society of America; President
    • International Association for Business Communicators; Vice President
    • University 101 Course Leader
    • University Orientation Leader
    • Public Relations Student of Year Award recipient


    Florence University of the Arts                                                                                                   Spring 2007

    Florence, Italy

    Focus of study was globalization and the European Union.

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