Jill
Stanley

Adjunct Instructor
Academic Program Affiliation: 

Jill
Stanley

Adjunct Instructor
Academic Program Affiliation: 

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Jill Stanley is a trial lawyer, legal commentator, adjunct law professor and founder of the celebrity legal news website, ​Proof with Jill Stanley​. Ms. Stanley began her legal career as a prosecutor in New York. She then worked as a criminal defense attorney in Washington, DC before co-founding ​Cohen & Cohen, PC​, one of the nation’s most highly regarded boutique litigation law firms. In addition to teaching Law of Mass Communication at Annenberg she also teaches trial skills at George Washington University Law School in DC and is an adjunct faculty at Emory Law School’s ​Kessler Eidson Program for Trial Techniques. She has also served as a guest lecturer at Pepperdine University both at the undergraduate and law school levels. In 2019, Ms. Stanley served as a panelist at the Marshall School of Business International Women’s Day Celebration and at The Neely Center for Ethical Leadership and Decision Making Next Generation Ethics Conference. Ms. Stanley provides frequent legal commentary and analysis on national and local media outlets including, but not limited to, NBC, CNN/HLN, CBS, CNBC, Inside Edition, ABA Journal, Law360, USAToday, Yahoo and Refinery29.