Professor Seiner accepted a position as an appellate attorney with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Washington, D.C., where he presented oral argument as lead counsel in the United States Courts of Appeals in employment discrimination cases.
School of Law
Law - Dean's Office
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Comparative Employment Discrimination Seminar; Employment Discrimination; Principles of Labor Law; Individual Employment Law; ADR in Employment Law Workshop
Professional Preparation(Education & Training)
Field of Study
Washington and Lee
1991 - 1995
University of Michigan
Memberships & Professional Activities
Illinois State Bar
Positions & Appointments
1998 - 1999
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (Hon. Ellsworth Van Graafeiland), Law Clerk
1999 - 2001
Jenner & Block, LLC
09/2001 - 06/2007
United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Adjunct Professor: Fall 2004/ 2005, Spring, 2007
Georgetown University Law Center
2007 - 2011
University of South Carolina, School of Law
2011 - Present
University of South Carolina School of Law
Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships
I received a letter from John Raymond, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Medical University of South Carolina, expressing his appreciation for my superb interactive presentation to participants in their leadership academy, Oct. 13, 2008. I received a similar letter from Dr. Raymond for my presentation to this same group the previous year which noted that the feedback was uniformly positive and enthusiastic. (Oct 1, 2007)
My paper, The Trouble With Twombly: A Proposed Pleading Standard for Employment Discrimination Cases, was selected from a call for papers for presentation at the 2009 annual meeting of the Association of American Law Schools.
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