Adjunct Professor in the Master of Science Program
B.S. Seton Hall University
J.D. Seton Hall university School of Law
Jayme Cassidy joined NSU as a staff attorney to launch the Veterans Law Clinic. Prior to joining NSU she was the supervising attorney for the EACH (Economic Advocacy and Community Health) and VALOR (Veteran Advocates Legal Outreach & Representation) Projects at Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc. Cassidy created and implemented the VALOR Project which is a medical legal partnership with the Department of Veteran Affairs.
Cassidy is experienced in complex civil and criminal litigation and has a solid background in state and federal practice. She has served in the public sector as a Chief Assistant for the Broward County Public Defender and as an Assistant Attorney General.
Cassidy received her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law where she was a member of the Legislative Law Journal. She is a former Litigation Counsel for Carnival Cruise Lines, and practiced law in New York and New Jersey with Garberini & Scher and Bower & Gardner.