Jonas Wood

Jonas Wood

Legal Assistant
  • Alperin Law
  • 500 Viking Drive, Suite 202 Virginia Beach, VA 23452
  • 757-490-3500
I recently graduated magna cum laude from Hampden- Sydney College- America’s oldest, all-male, liberal arts undergraduate institution.  There I studied, taught yoga and meditation, played guitar almost every day, and fostered lifelong friendships and professional connections.  While I earned my degree in Foreign Affairs; however, I knew from a young age that I wanted to pursue a career in the field of law.  I am currently taking a break from academia in between my time in undergrad and my next step in continuing on to law school.  I figured: what better way to earn a living and gain valuable experience than to work in one of my hometown’s many law firms?  I found Alperin Law while searching for entry level jobs in law, and am happy to have recently joined the Alperin Law family as their newest Legal Assistant.  While my legal interests lie outside the borders of our beautiful country, I am certain that understanding the structure and inner- workings of a well- run law firm like Alperin Law will someday pay for itself.  If I work in law from the ground up, I can understand the challenges firms face at each level and be a more successful legal practitioner in my own right.  With the help of Alperin Law’s first- rate team of lawyers, I will move on from this job back into academia with rare and invaluable experience that many first year law students lack.  This is my first full- time job, and I have high hopes for my time at the firm