Debra Ragin Jessup joined the Winston-Salem/Triad office of the Forrest Firm in the spring of 2017. She brings a wide array of experience to the firm and is known for her versatility in applying the law in a variety of contexts. Ms. Jessup has practiced across multiple subject areas, served as an adjunct professor to undergraduate and graduate students teaching Business Law, served as the Director of Diversity for the Accountancy program at Wake Forest, and has provided employment related consulting services.
In her role at the Forrest Firm, Ms. Jessup primarily advises clients on estate planning, business/corporate, and employment law matters.
Ms. Jessup earned her bachelor’s degree in government from Georgetown University, followed by her law degree from the Wake Forest University School of Law in Winston-Salem. < Debra Ragin Jessup is a member of the Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, and North Carolina Bar Associations and is licensed to practice law in North Carolina.
Education (Debra Ragin Jessup)
♦ J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law
♦ B.A., Georgetown University