Blaine joined MultiState as a Research Analyst in 2021. Prior to joining Multistate, Blaine has held judicial internships with two different federal district courts, a legal internship with the District Attorney General’s Office in the Second Judicial District of Tennessee, summer associateships with Wilson Worley, PC and Snell & Wilmer LLP, and an internship with U.S. Senator Bob Corker. Blaine holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Arts in english literature from East Tennessee State University. During law school, Blaine served on the Arizona Law Review, and he qualified as a quarter-finalist in the Samuel L. Fegtly Appellate Moot Court Competition. In his free time, Blaine is a living chew-toy for his dog, Argos, with whom Blaine regularly hikes the Appalachian mountains. Blaine is also an avid fan of nonfiction essays.