Jennifer Mitchell

Jennifer Mitchell
Visiting Professor of Law, Fundamentals of Lawyering
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
[email protected]

Jennifer Mitchell joins GW Law’s Fundamentals of Lawyering program after teaching as an adjunct in GW Law's Legal Research and Writing program for two years. Professor Mitchell is a former active duty Air Force Assistant Staff Judge Advocate (JAG) where she prosecuted military members for misconduct, counseled hundreds of legal assistance clients, and deployed to Afghanistan as a NATO Rule of Law Field Support Officer. She is currently a Reservist assigned to Joint Base Andrews, MD, and represents the Air Force in federal labor/employment law matters. After leaving active duty, Professor Mitchell worked on Capitol Hill as a Military Legislative Assistant and Counsel for a United States Senator, where she handled the Senator's defense and veterans portfolios.


BS, Illinois State University; JD, Chicago-Kent College of Law