Jasmine McGheeJasmine McGhee, Director, Public Protection Section and Special Deputy Attorney General, previously worked at K&L Gates where she was counsel, and managed the government investigations practice of the Raleigh office. Her practice focused on white collar criminal/regulatory investigations and civil litigation. Previously, Jasmine was counsel in the litigation department of WilmerHale in Washington, D.C., and a law clerk to Judge Andre M. Davis, then of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Jasmine earned her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her law degree from Columbia Law School.

The Public Protection Section, formerly titled the Victims and Citizens Services Section, is focused on promoting public safety, preventing crime and protecting the rights of victims. Jasmine’s extensive pro bono practice, which has included representing human trafficking victims and clients in family court and civil rights matters, in addition to her broad government and regulatory-related practice, make her well-suited for this role.