Professor Jessica Cino is an associate professor of law and associate dean for academic affairs at Georgia State University College of Law. Professor Cino teaches courses on bankruptcy; contracts; forensic evidence; and forensic medicine. She has written articles on bankruptcy fraud, lender liability, legal ethics, the validity of forensic evidence, genetic testing, forensic DNA identification, trial and jury tactics, and bioethics.
She received her JD magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law and her bachelor of science summa cum laude from the University of Central Florida. Prior to joining Georgia State University College of Law, she clerked for Judge Peter T. Fay of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. She then practiced law with Covington & Burling LLP in San Francisco, focusing on bankruptcy and white collar criminal defense.
Professor Cino is also a frequent contributor of opinion pieces for various publications. In addition to being the author of a treatise titled The Law of Lender Liability, she is co-author of the Bankruptcy Appeals Manual, published by the American Bankruptcy Institute. She serves as the publication’s co-chair for the ABA Business Bankruptcy Committee, and is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal editorial board.