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Ms. Jennifer Murphy Romig

Emory University School of Law

Jennifer Murphy Romig is a Professor of Practice at Emory University School of Law. She joined the faculty in 2001 and now teaches first-year legal research and writing, professional responsibility, and an advanced writing class on legal blogging and social media.

Professor Romig's 2015 article Legal Blogging and the Rhetorical Genre of Public Legal Writing can be found here. Romig has written extensively about checklists for improving legal writing and is co-editor of The Indigo Book: A Manual of Legal Citation (2d. ed. 2021), a free and open-access legal citation manual available in HTML and PDF. Romig is the co-author of Legal Literacy and Communication Skills: Working with Law and Lawyers (Carolina Academic Press 2020), a first-of-its-kind research and writing textbook tailored for legal master's students—non-lawyer professionals seeking legal knowledge and skills to enhance their work in law-adjacent roles. Romig is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, and serves on the State Bar’s Formal Advisory Opinion Board.

Education:  J.D., University of Virginia School of Law; A.B., B.J., University of Missouri