Elizabeth S Chestney

Elizabeth S Chestney

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Faculty Profile: Elizabeth S Chestney

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Biography

Ms. Chestney teaches a course preparing students to be clerks for federal district judges. Ms. Chestney graduated with honors from The University of Texas School of Law, where she was a Teaching Quizmaster and an associate editor of the Texas Law Review. After law school, Ms. Chestney served as a law clerk to the Honorable Sam Sparks of the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas. After clerking, Ms. Chestney joined the faculty of the University of Texas School of Law, where she taught legal writing courses and a course she developed on preparing students to be clerks for federal trial courts. Currently, Ms. Chestney is an employment attorney who practices with the employment law boutique firm of Cornell Smith & Mierl, LLP, in Austin, Texas.