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J.D., with high honors, The George Washington University Law School; Order of the Coif

B.A., magna cum laude, Furman University

Law Journals

Member, Federal Circuit Bar Journal

Bar and Court Admissions

*District of Columbia Bar (Pending, supervised by the principals of the firm)

Maryland Bar

Ashley L. Criss *


Practice Areas

Ashley represents insurers in connection with coverage issues and disputes arising under professional liability and general liability policies.

Representative Experience

  • Advises insurers on coverage issues, including applicability of various policy exclusions and conditions.
  • Drafts pleadings addressing a wide variety of procedural and substantive issues for clients involved in complex insurance litigation.

Professional Experience

  • Intern, Children’s Defense Fund, Juvenile Justice Policy Group (2015)
  • Intern, U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Program Legal Group (2014)
  • Secondary Social Studies Teacher, Teach for America, Duval County Public Schools (2010-2012)
  • Intern, Richard W. Riley Institute, Diversity Leaders Initiative (2009-2010)
  • Intern, Law in Action, Office of Stephen J. Henry (2008)

*Not admitted to the DC bar. Supervised by the principals of the firm.