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Cori is an associate in the firm’s Global Commercial Disputes Group and a member of the Higher Education team. Her practice includes civil rights litigation, government investigations, employment disputes, and appellate litigation. Cori has experience drafting motions, briefs, and regulatory responses; performing legal research for complex disputes; and conducting compliance reviews.


  • Pennsylvania State University, 2022, J.D., magna cum laude, Executive Research Editor of the Penn State Law Review
  • Hamilton College, 2017, B.S.

  • Pennsylvania

  • Member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA)

Notable QUOTES

  • 26 April 2023 "With Student-Athlete Pay Before 3rd Circ., Attorneys Say Schools Should Prepare for Potential 'Seismic Shift",