Laurie Forbes Neff
Director, Mason Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
B.S., Towson University; J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law
- Area(s) of Expertise: Military and Veterans Law; Legal Assistance
Professor Laurie Forbes Neff assumed leadership of George Mason University School of Law’s Clinic for Legal Assistance to Servicemembers (CLAS) in July 2011. Professor Neff is a cum laude graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, where she was lead articles editor for the Pepperdine Law Review. She also holds a B.S. in Mass Communications from Towson University.
Before joining the faculty at the law school, Neff practiced in the commercial litigation group at McGuireWoods, LLP in Tysons Corner and the litigation and family law sections of Wolcott Rivers Gates in Virginia Beach. Upon graduation from law school, Neff served as a law clerk in Norfolk, Virginia.
She is a member of the Virginia Bar.