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Jay Willis

Senior Contributor, The Appeal

Jay Willis, senior contributor for The Appeal, previously worked as a staff writer at GQ magazine, where he covered politics, law, and culture. Prior to that, he was a practicing attorney for three years at law firms in Seattle and Washington, D.C. His writing has also appeared in Deadspin, The Seattle Times, and other Pacific Northwest media outlets. He studied social welfare and public policy at the University of California, Berkeley and graduated from Harvard Law School in 2013.