Viona Harris is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. She joined Goodwin in 2018.

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Ms. Harris currently serves on the advisory board of the National Black Law Students Association, the largest student-run, non-profit organization, with over 200 chapters at law schools across the nation, and over 6,000 law student members. The organization works to increase the number of culturally responsible Black and minority attorneys who excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively impact the community. 

Professional Experience

While attending law school, Ms. Harris served as Chair of the Northeast Region of the National Black Law Students Association. Ms. Harris also served as the Diversity & Membership Editor of the N.Y.U. Law Review. As a student-attorney, Ms. Harris worked with the Equal Justice Initiative to provide direct assistance to clients on death row in the post-conviction phase. Ms. Harris also worked at the Disability Rights Section of the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice.


Ms. Harris received the Gary E. Moncrieff Award at NYU Law School for her outstanding contributions to the area of race and the law, and the Vanderbilt Medal for outstanding contribution to the school of law.






J.D., 2018
New York University School of Law
(cum laude)
M.A., Educational Studies & Urban Pedagogy, 2015
University of Michigan
B.S.C.E., 2013
University of Maryland
(with Honors)



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