Will Jarvis grew up attending public schools in Norfolk Virginia. He graduated from Old Dominion University in 1985 with a B.A. in Philosophy and a B.S. in Criminal Justice. After doing graduate work at the University of Virginia, Will attended George Mason University School of Law graduating in 1991. He began his legal career as a prosecutor in Pittsylvania County from 1992 to 1998. Will was a prosecutor in Marion County Florida from 1998 to 2002. Upon his return to Virginia in 2002, he prosecuted in Prince William County from 2002 until 2012 when he took the General District Court Bench in Prince William County on November 1, 2012. Will is an adjunct professor of law at the George Mason University School of Law. At the request of the Virginia Supreme Court, he also teaches new and substitute Judges 4th Amendment Search and Seizure Law. He also served on the Board of Directors for the Criminal Law section of the Virginia State Bar and currently serves on the Judicial Education Committee and the Access to Justice Commission’s subcommittee on unrepresented litigants.