10 Questions with Jamie Eisner

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Jamie Eisner is a 2L from Yorktown, Virginia

Jamie is a 2L from Yorktown, Virginia

  1. Who are you?
    My name is Jamie, and I grew up in Yorktown, VA.  I went to Wake Forest for undergrad (go Deacs!), and I spent a year living in Thailand as a English teacher and backpacking around Southeast Asia before starting at W&M Law.  Some fun facts about me: I am a big fitness junky, I love sushi and Thai food, I am left-handed, I can do a backflip.
  1. What are you reading right now?
    My textbooks :/
  1. What is your Cheese Shop order?
    I’m a vegetarian, so either the veggie sandwich or a grilled cheese.
  1. Favorite study spot in the law school?
    You can find me on the second floor of the library in one of the carrels by the back windows – come say hi!
  1. Who is your legal idol?
    RBG (who else?)
  1. What is your go-to at Aromas?
    Chai latte (Aromas chai > Starbucks chai)
  1. Favorite arbitrary law?
    In Washington state, “the premeditated, wilful, or wanton slaying of Sasquatch shall be unlawful” (used to be a felony, now only a misdemeanor!).  According to the ordinance, “Sasquatch” may also be known as “Yeti,” “Bigfoot,” or “Giant Hairy Ape.” [Ordinance No. 1969-01]
  1. Favorite spot[s] to eat in town?
    Fat Canary and Amber Ox
  1. One thing you wish you would have known before applying to law school.
    Everything works out the way it’s supposed to. Trust the process!
  1. Your motivation for law school.
    Knowing that one day all of this hard work will be worth it when I’m helping to give my clients the best possible legal representation.