Jennifer Coats Covellis

Jennifer Coats Covellis

Education Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS

Doctor of Jurisprudence, May 2011

GPA: 3.51

Class Rank: 15 of 153

Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, May 2008

GPA: 3.58

Honors Graduate: Magna Cum Laude, Best Paper Award (Highest Grade) in Legal

Writing Small Section (2008, 2009), Dean’s List (Spring 2009, Fall

2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011), Property Award for the Mississippi State Bar

Undergraduate: Honor Roll (2007), Dean’s List (2006), Member Tri Iota

Honor Society, Member Political Science Honor Society, Who’s Who

Among College Students

Work Associate, September 2011 – present

Experience Karnes Legal Services, Attorneys at Law, Jackson, Tennessee

Intern, May 2010 – May 2011

Karnes Legal Services, Attorneys at Law, Jackson, Tennessee

Judicial Extern, May 2009-August 2009

Judge James D. Todd, United States District Court

Intern, January 2008-May 2008

Marty McAfee, Attorney at Law, Memphis, Tennessee

Intern, August 2007-December 2007

Autumn B. Chastain, Attorney at Law, Memphis, Tennessee

Activities Certified Guardian Ad Litem, 2010-Present

Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity, Member, 2008-Present

Chi Omega Sorority, Member, 2004-Present

First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, member