University of Toledo College of Law
Jessica Knouse is a Professor of Law at the University of Toledo College of Law. She teaches Constitutional Law, Family Law, Sexuality and Law, and Reproductive Technology and Law. Her scholarship focuses on the intersection between constitutional law and family law, and she has published articles on topics such as civil marriage, abortion rights, intersexuality, identity politics, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, and posthumous conception.
She received her B.A. from Boston University’s College of Arts and Sciences, where she majored in Latin and English. She received her J.D. from Albany Law School, where she was Production Editor of the Albany Law Review and valedictorian of her graduating class. She worked as an Appellate Court Attorney for the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, and as a Law Clerk for Justice Howard H. Dana Jr. of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. She received her LL.M. from Yale Law School.