Jessica FeinbergJessica Feinberg

Associate Professor of Law

Curriculum Vita

Professor Feinberg joined the faculty in 2011. Her teaching and scholarship interests include: contracts, family law, elder law, and gender and sexuality law. Prior to joining the faculty at Mercer Law School, Professor Feinberg completed a teaching fellowship at Tulane University Law School and served as a visiting assistant professor at DePaul University College of Law. She also completed a clerkship with Judge Michael Murphy of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

Professor Feinberg received her J.D., summa cum laude, from Washington University School of Law, where she served as an articles editor for the Washington University Law Review. She received her B.A. in Psychology, magna cum laude, from Boston University.

Professor Feinberg’s recent scholarship includes:

  • The Survival of Non-Marital Relationship Statuses in the Same-Sex Marriage Era: A Proposal, 87 Temp. L. Rev. (forthcoming)
  • Avoiding Marriage Tunnel Vision, 88 Tulane L. Rev. 257 (2013)
  • Exposing the Traditional Marriage Agenda, 7 Nw. J.L. & Soc. Pol’y 301 (2012)
  • The Plus One Policy: An Autonomous Model of Family Reunification, 11 Nev. L.J. 629 (2011)