William and Mary Law School

Virginia Brown

Class of 2011

Hometown : Atlanta, GA
Employer : Alston & Bird

About Virginia

Virginia graduated from Dartmouth College with an A.B. in classical languages & literature and history.  Before starting law school, she was a case assistant with Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in Atlanta.  At William & Mary, Virginia was inducted into the Order of the Coif, served as the Executive Editor of the William & Mary Law Review, and was a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Team, Public Service Fund, Women's Law Society, and Student Admission Ambassadors.  Additionally, she volunteered with Habitat for Humanity and the Williamsburg Community Legal Clinic.  Virginia spent summer 2009 interning with the City Attorney's Office in Newport News, Virginia, and worked as a judicial extern during spring semester 2010 for the Honorable F. Bradford Stillman, Federal Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.  She worked as a summer associate during summer 2010 for Alston & Bird in Atlanta and joined the firm as an associate after graduation.

Her Own Words

"One of the greatest things about William & Mary is the people. Through participation in student organizations and extracurricular activities, I had the opportunity to work with really amazing people. William & Mary does such a wonderful job fostering a great collegial atmosphere among its students. My experiences working with fellow students really defined my time at law school."

 

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