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  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Maryland School of Law, 2017
  • B.A., Political Science, cum laude, University of Pittsburgh, 2009
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Jesse G. Hervitz


Jesse Hervitz is an associate in Venable's Corporate Practice in the Baltimore office. Before joining Venable, Jesse served as associate director of congressional affairs with the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (Orthodox Union), the nation's largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization. While at the organization, he worked with members of Congress to form, draft, and pass legislation on behalf of the Orthodox Jewish community and represented the organization as a lobbyist, advocate, and grassroots organizer in the Texas and Florida state legislatures.

Prior to his time with the Orthodox Union, Jesse worked in the United States Senate both as a staff member of the Joint Economic Committee and as a legislative aid in the office of Senator Evan Bayh.