mehriSkalet-2015-08-joann-webResJoanna Wasik joined Mehri & Skalet in 2015 as an Associate Attorney. Her work focuses on the civil rights, consumer protection, and wage and hour aspects of the firm’s practice.

Prior to joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Wasik served as law clerk to Judge J. Curtis Joyner on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and worked as an Associate at Freshfields, Bruckhaus, Deringer US LLP. At Freshfields, Ms. Wasik worked in the firm’s global investigations and commercial litigation groups, and her pro bono work focused on prisoners’ civil rights.

Ms. Wasik graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown Law in 2012. While in law school she served as a Managing Editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Law, a Legal Research and Writing Fellow, and a Global Law Scholar. She was also a member of the Georgetown Human Rights Institute’s Fact-Finding Mission in 2010-2011.

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Wasik graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College, with a B.A. in political science.