Lark Turner is the firm’s 2019-2020 Fellow in Appellate and Constitutional Litigation. She joins Gupta Wessler between judicial clerkships on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the D.C. Court of Appeals.
Lark graduated from Harvard Law School, where she worked as a research assistant to Professor Laurence Tribe and as Executive Managing Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review. She spent her law school summers working on criminal appeals for the Southern Center for Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia and the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C. During the school year, she worked to keep Boston residents in their homes with the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau and Boston-based community organizing group Project No One Leaves. Before law school, Lark reported for organizations including The New York Times, The Seattle Times, and the Chicago Sun-Times. She has an undergraduate degree in journalism from Northwestern University.
* licensed to practice in Virginia only; practicing under the supervision of members of the D.C. bar; D.C. bar application pending