Jessica Reich Baril is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Baril clerked for Judge Kim Wardlaw of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and served as a judicial extern for Judge Stephen Reinhardt, also of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Baril received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she was articles editor of the Yale Law Journal and the Yale Law & Policy Review. She also served as a student director for the Yale Supreme Court Clinic. She received her master’s degree in urban education from UCLA and her B.A. in chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania.
After obtaining her undergraduate degree, Ms. Baril spent two years as a Teach For America Corps member, teaching high school math in East Los Angeles.