Ms. Genti is a former federal law clerk who clerked for U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael S. Nachmanoff in the Eastern District of Virginia and for Judge Briones of the U.S. District Court in the Western District of Texas. During law school, Ms. Genti interned at the Texas Civil Rights Project and the Texas Appleseed Program where she worked on disability law and prisoner’s issues and fair housing compliance issues, respectively. Ms. Genti also spent a summer as an Immigration and Labor Program intern with Farmworker Justice in Washington, D.C.

Originally from Austin, Texas, Ms. Genti studied International Development in Dakar, Senegal, and attended an Intensive Language and Culture Program in Toulouse, France.


  • American Bar Association
  • Texas State Bar
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Northern Virginia Women Attorneys Association

Publications & Lectures:

  • Co-author, Virginia Employment Law Letter, BLR
  • “Transgender Rights: Litigation Update” (Nov. 2017)
  • “Employer to Pay Double Damages in FMLA Suit” (Oct. 2017)
  • “Is it OK to Fire an Employee for a False Harassment Report? (Aug. 2017)
  • “Is your Noncompete Enforceable?” (June 2017)
  • “Defending against Defamation Suits” (Jan. 2017)
  • “EEOC Richmond Office, Mexican Consulate tackle National Origin Bias” (Oct. 2016)
  • “OFCCP Settles Race Bias Claims Against Virginia Contractor for $500k” (Aug. 2016)
  • Articles & Notes Editor, Texas International Law Journal

Jayna Genti
Tel: 703-684-4333
Fax: 703-548-3181

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Areas of Practice:

  • Business Torts
  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment Law


  • Virginia, 2016
  • Texas, 2012


  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Urban Studies & Planning, New York University, 2008