Miriam Wayne is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department.
Ms. Wayne received her JD from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, where she served as associate editor of the California Law Review and as managing editor of the Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law. While in law school, Ms. Wayne externed for the Honorable Judge Corley of the US District Court for the Northern District of California and at the ACLU of Northern California, where she provided legal assistance in the litigation department. Ms. Wayne also served as the program director for the Berkeley Reproductive Justice Project, a student-led pro bono project providing legal support to non-profit organizations.
Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Wayne served as a law clerk at the Cook County Public Defender’s Office, providing legal assistance and counseling in the Felony Trial Division.
Ms. Wayne graduated from Drexel University, magna cum laude, with a BS in business administration.