Chloe Woods

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Chloe has experience providing legal counsel to government and private organizations, representing clients in state and federal courts, as well as administrative proceedings. She has demonstrated expertise in legal research and written advocacy, to include legislation, regulatory and policy issues, and appellate brief writing. Prior to her current role as Executive Director of the Virgin Islands Bar Association, Chloe held positions as a Judge Advocate in the United States Air Force; Assistant City Counselor for the City of St. Louis; and Corporate Counsel for Peabody Energy Corporation.

Chloe has served at the highest levels of civil and professional organizations of differing size and scope, to include the American Bar Association, National Black Law Students Association, National Bar Association, Mound City Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, Bar Association of Metropolitan St Louis, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, Northside Community School, and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

While serving on the Board of Governors of the American Bar Association, and as a voting delegate in the ABA House of Delegates, the policy making body for the ABA, she voted in favor of resolutions and policies that will affect the profession of law for years to come. The decisions made and votes cast directly impacted the allocation and management of a budget in excess of $200 million.

Chloe received her Juris Doctorate from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, a Masters in policy from Arizona State University, and her Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University in the City of New York. Chloe also holds a Master’s in Education and Training and is passionate about training and facilitation, especially helping people have that “a-ha!” moment when their light bulb comes on!


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