Introducing Jeff Hermes, CMLP's New Assistant Director

I'm excited to welcome Jeff Hermes, the Citizen Media Law Project's new Assistant Director.

Jeff is a Fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society (where the CMLP is based).  He received his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School in 1997. Prior to joining the Berkman Center, Jeff assisted a wide array of clients in First Amendment, media, intellectual property and Internet law issues as a partner in the litigation practice of Brown Rudnick LLP and later as counsel to Hermes, Netburn, O'Connor & Spearing, P.C. in Boston.

Over the last fourteen years, Jeff has represented an international media network and its subsidiaries, major metropolitan newspapers, local broadcasters on television and radio, Internet-based publishers and social media networks. He has written for numerous publications and spoken at a wide array of events on media law issues, including extensive collaboration with the Media Law Resource Center. Jeff received his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from Princeton University in 1994.

Please join me in welcoming Jeff! 

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