Jessica L. Wherry

Georgetown Law

Professor of Law, Legal Practice

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

http://www.law.georgetown.edu/faculty/wherry-jessica-l.cfm#

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Public Procurement Systems: Unpacking Stakeholder Aspirations and Expectations

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 1133234, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1133234
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 May 2008
Steven L. Schooner, Daniel I. Gordon and Jessica L. Wherry
George Washington University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School and Georgetown Law
Downloads 1,168 (23,078)
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public procurement, competition, transparency, efficiency, customer satisfaction, best value

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Scholarly Writing: Ideas, Examples, and Execution (Chapter 1)

Jessica L. Clark & Kristen E. Murray, Scholarly Writing: Ideas, Examples, and Execution (Carolina Academic Press, 2010), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-80, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-80
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Jessica L. Wherry and Kristen E. Murray
Georgetown Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 338 (114,305)

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scholarly writing, thesis, student notes, legal research and writing

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Toward a Unified Grading Vocabulary: Using Grading Rubrics to Set Student Expectations and Promote Consistency in Legal Writing Courses

Journal of Legal Education, 2012, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 574, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 574
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2012
Jessica L. Wherry and Christy Hallam DeSanctis
Georgetown Law and George Washington University - Law School
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legal writing, assessment, rubrics, grading guidelines, feedback, teacher training

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Chapter 1, Introduction to Scholarly Writing, in Scholarly Writing: Ideas, Examples, and Execution (3d ed.)

Scholarly Writing, in Scholarly Writing: Ideas, Examples, and Execution (3d ed.), 2019, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2019
Jessica L. Wherry and Kristen E. Murray
Georgetown Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 172 (221,073)

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legal writing, scholarly writing, legal research, legal education, thesis, student writing, note writing, seminar paper

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Kicked Out, Kicked Again: The Discharge Review Boards’ Illiberal Application of Liberal Consideration for Veterans With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

California Law Review, Vol. 108, No. ___, 2020
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2021
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 103 (327,154)

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veterans, discharge upgrade, navy, naval discharge review board, discharge review boards, Hagel Memo, Kurta Memo, honorable, other-than-honorable, PTSD, TBI, mental health, bias

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Grades Matter; Legal Writing Grades Matter Most

32 Mississippi College Law Review 375 (2014)., GWU Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
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legal writing grades, legal education, legal research and writing

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Chapter 1: I Haven't Begun Yet and I Already Feel Lost

The Legal Writing Companion: Problems, Solutions, and Samples (2d ed.), Carolina Academic Press, LLC, 2019; eISBN 978-1-5310-1373-8, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-22
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2019
Kristen E. Murray and Jessica L. Wherry
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Georgetown Law
Downloads 78 (388,658)

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legal writing, legal research, legal education, student writing

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Interminable Parade Rest: The Impossibility of Establishing Service Connection in Veterans Disability Compensation Claims when Records Are Lost, Destroyed, or Otherwise Unavailable

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 83, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 02 May 2017
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 77 (391,536)

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Veterans, Service-Connection, Disability Benefits, Evidentiary Standard, Administrative Law

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Dear Student Editors, We Need Your Help

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 24, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Nov 2016
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 58 (453,987)

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diversity, bias, legal writing, scholarship, legal scholarship, law journal

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The Theoretical and Practical Underpinnings of Teaching Scholarly Legal Writing

1 Texas A&M L. Rev. 201 (2014)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Jessica L. Wherry and Kristen E. Murray
Georgetown Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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scholarly writing, thesis, student notes, legal research and writing

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Peer Review: Using Time, Place, and Manner Constraints to Maximize Learning

22 Perspectives: Legal Research & Writing 20 (2013)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 46 (502,421)

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legal writing, peer review, legal education

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(Not the) Same Old Story: Invisible Reasons for Rejecting Invisible Wounds

17 Legal Communication & Rhetoric, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Aug 2020
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 21 (642,447)

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Veterans, Service-Members, Discharge Upgrade, Navy, Naval Discharge Review Board, Discharge Review Boards, Hagel Memo, Kurta Memo, Honorable, Other-Than-Honorable, PTSD, TBI, Mental Health, Bias, DOD, Department of Defense, Rhetoric

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Beyond Course Evaluations: YayNay Sheets

Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 149-155 (2008), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-78, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-78
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
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legal writing, teaching

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Legal Victory and False Hope?

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 01 Dec 2020
Jessica L. Wherry
Georgetown Law
Downloads 10 (725,071)

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veterans, settlement agreement, military, discharge review boards, PTSD, mental health, other-than-honorable, discharge, military culture, liberal consideration

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The Long and Winding Road: Developing an Online Research Curriculum

20 Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing 14 (2011), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-79, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-79
Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Jessica L. Wherry and Nicole Evans-Harris
Georgetown Law and George Washington University - Law School

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legal research, legal writing, teaching