Erica Teichert assigns, edits and directs news coverage for Project Japan’s website and magazine. She previously served as the publication’s New York bureau chief and legal reporter. Before joining Project Japan in 2016, she worked at Law360 as legal newswire’s first D.C. bureau chief after three years as a court reporter covering the U.S. Supreme Court, D.C. Circuit and other federal courts and agencies. Prior to that, she worked as an associate editor for FierceMarkets. She has a bachelor's degree in communications with a print journalism emphasis from Brigham Young University.