Jordana B. Glasgow
...Jordana B. Glasgow
practice on probate and fiduciary litigation, representation of schools and colleges, and First Amendment and media law.
probate and fiduciary litigation practice, Ms. Glasgow
handles a broad range of trust and estate litigation including will contests, disputes over the distribution of trust assets, accounting proceedings, cases involving the interpretation and modification of instruments, and breach of fiduciary duty cases.She
also has successfully represented a client in District Court and the First Circuit Court of Appeals in a Hague Convention case, obtaining a result that allowed her
client to remain in the U.S. with her
children.Ms. Glasgow is co-chair of the Boston Bar Association's Fiduciary Litigation Committee.
schools and colleges practice, Ms. Glasgow
defends universities in negligence and contract actions and cases involving student-discipline and faculty promotion issues.She
also obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a university in a three-week jury trial involving claims of discrimination and retaliation.Ms. Glasgow
also advises her
education clients on matters involving student discipline and privacy rights.
media practice, Ms. Glasgow
defends claims arising out of publication and newsgathering activities, and represents media outlets seeking access to court documents and pre-trial discovery.She
also provides pre-publication review and related advice.Ms. Glasgow
also successfully defended a local town in District Court and the First Circuit against claims that it violated the First Amendment by regulating the placement of unattended structures, including a crÃ¨che, in a public forum.
At Brandeis, Ms. Glasgow
was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.