Jen joined the firm in 2012 as an associate focusing on personal injury cases. A Long Island native, Jen moved to Rochester after graduating from Boston University School of Law where she served as a Note Editor on the American Journal of Law and Medicine. Jen graduated magna cum laude from Hartwick College, where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Philosophy and was nominated as John Christopher Hartwick Faculty Scholar by the Political Science Department.
Jen works to help injured people get fair compensation and peace of mind during difficult times in their lives. Her dedication to helping her community extends beyond the office. Jen volunteers her skills and expertise to a number of community organizations including the Rochester Teen Court, the Volunteer Legal Services Project, the Young Entrepreneurs Academy, and the American Lung Association.
In addition to her community service, Jen works to benefit the legal profession in her role as Chair to the Young Lawyer’s Section of the Monroe County Bar Association. Jen is also the district representative to the New York State Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Section.
In her spare time, Jen likes to read, cook and ski. An avid baseball fan, Jen enjoys going to Red Wings games in the summer with her husband and son.
Year Joined Organization:
Federal District Court of the Western District of New York
New York, 2010
Boston University School of Law, Boston, MA, 2009, J.D.
Honors: Dean’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Constitutional Law
Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, 2004, Bachelor of Arts
Honors: Magna Cum Laude, John Christopher Hartwick Faculty Scholar- Political Science, Hartwick College Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honor Society), Phi Sigma Tau (Philosophy Honor Society); Mehri Award for Best Thesis- Political Science; Socratic Award for Excellence in Philosophy, Andrew B. Saxon Fellow in Political Science
Majors: Political Science and Philosophy
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Monroe County Bar Association
Immediate Past Chair of the Young Lawyer’s Section
New York State Bar Association
Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys
Honors and Awards:
Top Women in Law Award from NY Daily Record, 2017
Upstate NY Rising Star from Super Lawyers, 2016 & 2017
Up & Coming Attorney Award, 2013
“Law Office Succession: Planning for the Future”