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Sofie Brooks

Sofie Brooks focuses her practice on complex litigation and appellate matters. She has briefed issues relating to constitutional law, criminal law, civil rights, intellectual property and statutory interpretation in cases before federal courts of appeals across the county. Prior to joining the firm, she clerked for the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and for the Honorable Sarah S. Vance of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. She previously interned in the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. 

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Brooks worked in book publishing at Penguin Random House and The Wylie Agency.


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Credentials

  • Education

    • JD, The University of Chicago Law School, 2018

      with honors Articles Editor, The University of Chicago Law Review, Data Analysis Lead, Women’s Advocacy Project, Faculty & Fellow Candidate Student Interviewer
    • BA, English, Harvard University, 2012

      cum laude Writer and Columnist, Harvard Crimson, Business Manager, Harvard Advocate
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Stephen A. Higginson, US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 2019 - 2020

    • The Hon. Sarah S. Vance, US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2018 - 2019

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