Jeremy practices in Massey & Gail’s Washington, D.C. office, where he represents clients in litigation and appellate matters. Jeremy draws upon his extensive appellate and briefing experience to bring creative solutions and strategies to bear in complex cases. Prior to joining Massey & Gail, Jeremy was an associate at Sidley Austin and Kirkland & Ellis, focusing on securities litigation, bank regulation, environmental litigation, patents, and appellate matters.
Jeremy has taught Constitutional Law at The University of Chicago Law School and has published articles on legislative chaplaincies and political speech. His scholarship has been cited by academics, appellate briefs, Witkin’s Summary of California Law, the Seventh Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Jeremy earned a Ph.D. in ethics from The University of Chicago Divinity School and a J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School, with Honors and Order of the Coif. In law school, Jeremy was Editor-in-Chief of The University of Chicago Law Review.
- University of Chicago Law School, J.D., with Honors, Order of the Coif, 2007
- University of Chicago Divinity School, Ph. D., Ethics, 2004
- Swarthmore College, B.A., High Honors, 1995
- The Honorable Diane P. Wood, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
- District of Columbia
- United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Awards & Honors
- University of Chicago Law Review, Editor-in-Chief
- Edmund Spencer Scholar
- James Nelson Raymond Scholar
- Ruth Wyatt Rosenson Scholar
- Stonewall Scholar
- Bradley Student Fellow
- National and North American Parliamentary Debate Champion, 1995
- "Well, But That System Has Failed Entirely”: Using Theological and Philosophical Methods to Resolve Jurisprudential Confusion over Legislative Prayer, 33 Whittier L. Rev. 377 (2012)
- Still Other People’s Money: Reconciling Citizens United with Abood and Beck, 47 Cal. W. L. Rev. 1 (2010)
- Comment, “An Officer of the House Which Chooses Him and Nothing More”: How Should Marsh v. Chambers Apply to Rotating Chaplains?, 73 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1421 (2006), cited in Town of Greece, New York V Galloway, 572 U.S. ___, 134 S. Ct. 1811, 1821 (2014)
- Dissertation, “If There be a God Who Hears Prayer: An Ethical Account of the United States Senate Chaplain”
- University of Chicago Law School, Lecturer-in-Law, 2012-2013
- Representing Pall Corporation in a complex distribution agreement dispute regarding the distributor’s exclusive right to deal the manufacturer’s product in North America.
- Successfully defended Pall Corporation in a lawsuit in California state court over the performance of its water filters in a water treatment plant in Bakersfield, California.
- Assisted with research and drafting in West Virginia v. EPA, No. 15A773 (U.S. Feb. 9, 2016) (successfully briefed first-ever Supreme Court stay of agency regulation prior to judicial review in lower courts).
- Assisted with research and drafting in In re Pfizer, Inc. Securities Litig., 819 F.3d 642 (2d Cir. 2016) (successfully briefed appeal of securities fraud case reversing district court’s outcome-determinative exclusion of damages expert under Fed. R. Evid. 702 and Daubert).
- Assisted with research and drafting in In re Murray Coal Co., 788 F.3d 330 (D.C. Cir. 2015) (briefed challenge to EPA Clean Power Plan).
- Represented a businessman in his suit against former business partners for failing to pay royalties on a patent portfolio.
- Represented a health club owner/operator, in negotiations with a former business partner who had failed to pay an agreed percentage of the revenues from the operation of another club.
- Assisted in drafting comments to the US Environmental Protection Energy on behalf of Peabody Energy regarding proposed rules for EPA’s “Clean Power Plan.”
- Assisted with compiling and presenting extensive and complex expert testimony to Minnesota Public Utilities Commission regarding federal “social cost of carbon” regulations.
- Prepared litigation alternative to settlement of 20-year old malpractice lawsuit by asbestos defendant shipping line, and suggested strongest lines of pressure for negotiations.
- Supported client in appealing denial of qualified time for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, resulting in full eligibility.