Jessica is an exceptional litigator with a practice focused on Employment Litigation informed by experience in a wide range of employment issues.
Jessica’s Employment Litigation practice is built on her experience with a multitude of employment issues that include disability and accommodation, employee complaints and grievances, wage and hour issues, employee leaves, employee counseling and discipline, and discrimination and harassment. She has represented employers in judicial and administrative proceedings and has conducted external/third party investigations.
Jessica graduated from Willamette law school in 2012. Throughout law school, Jessica worked in employment law, first with the Trial Division at the Oregon Department of Justice and then in the Commissioner’s Office at the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries. During her time in school, she was also an Editor on the Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution and a Research Assistant for Professor Leroy Tournquist.
Prior to joining the firm, Jessica worked for the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries – Civil Rights Division, Oregon School Boards Association and Willamette University College of Law.