Alumni (Fellow)

Ben Brady

Eric P. and Elizabeth R. Johnson Family Jefferson Fellow
Little Rock, Arkansas
B.A. Princeton University (2007)
J.D. Stanford University (2010)
M.A. University of Virginia (2011)
Ph.D. University of Virginia (2016)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Professional Sectors:
Law/Legal Services


Ben Brady is a law clerk for Judge Raymond Gruender of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis, MO. He received his Ph.D. in history from U.Va. in May 2016, a J.D. from Stanford Law School in 2010, and an A.B. in History from Princeton in 2017. Prior to clerking, he worked as an attorney-adviser at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington D.C.

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