Faculty

Dwayne Sam

Adjunct Professor of Law, Co-Director William & Mary's Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic

Degrees: J.D., Howard University; B.A., University of the District of Columbia

Email: [[w|ddsam,Dwayne Sam]]

Dwayne Sam is an experienced appellate and trial litigator at Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP. His practice focuses on high-stakes, complex proceedings concerning constitutional law, administrative law, and communications law. He frequently represents parties and amici in the U.S. Courts of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the United States in cases involving statutory construction and the First Amendment. Dwayne also regularly represents parties in challenges to, and the enforcement of, arbitration agreements under the Federal Arbitration Act. In addition, Dwayne provides regulatory compliance counseling and strategic advice to corporations in the technology sector on issues involving autonomous and connected vehicles.

Previously, Dwayne served as a law clerk to Judge Janice Rogers Brown of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and Judge George L. Russell, III of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland.

Christina Jones

Christina Jones

Professor of Practice, Co-Director William & Mary's Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic

Degrees: J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School; B.A., University of California, Berkeley

Email: [[cmjones02,Christina Jones]]

Christina Jones is a Visiting Professor of Practice and the Director of William & Mary Law School's PELE Special Education Advocacy Clinic. Professor Jones graduated from the University of Notre Dame Law School, magna cum laude, and did her undergraduate work at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Jones was part of the inaugural Institute of Special Education Advocacy as an intern at the PELE Clinic, and returned to attend as a law student. She brings with her special education and disability advocacy experience at organizations including the Morgan Autism Center, the U.S. Department of Justice Disability Rights Section, the Alliance for Catholic Education, Legal Aid at Work, Equip for Equality, and The Arc of the United States. Christina’s close relationship with her cousin Jennifer, a young woman with autism, fuels her advocacy efforts.