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2018 Honors Attorneys

Picture from left to right:  Celeste Borjas, Allison Hendrickson, Jay Payne, Faris Mohammed, Emily Jessup, and Eric Knapp.

Celeste Borjas graduated from Marquette University Law School. She clerked for the Honorable JoAnne Kloppenburg at the Wisconsin Court of Appeals.  She received a B.A. in Political Science from Illinois Wesleyan University.  Celeste’s legal experience includes working for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, Enforcement Division; Wisconsin Supreme Court; Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Inc.; State Farm Insurance, Inc.; and World Relief.
 

Allie Hendrickson graduated from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law. She received a B.A. in English with a minor in French from Indiana University, Bloomington. Allie’s legal experience includes working for Judge James Worton presiding over Bartholomew County Superior Court I, Indiana University Student Legal Services, and the Federal Railroad Administration.


Emily Jessup graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Law. She received a B.A. in English from the University of Georgia. Emily’s legal experience includes working for the Charlotte City Attorney's Office and the Orange County Attorney’s Office.


Eric Knapp graduated from Duke University School of Law. He received a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Religion from the University of Mary Washington. Eric’s legal experience includes working for Legal Counsel for the Elderly; the Federal Communications Commission, Wireline Competition Bureau; and the Federal Trade Commission, Competition Bureau.


Faris Mohammed graduated from Emory Law School.  He received a B.S. in Environmental Science and Policy from the University of California, Berkeley. Faris’ legal experience includes working for the California Attorney General’s Office, Natural Resources Section; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and the U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division.


Jay Payne graduated from The Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law.  He received a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.  Jay’s legal experience includes working for the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of the Chief Counsel, Airport and Environmental Law Division; DOT’s Office of General Counsel, Office of Regulation (C-50); and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2019
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