She previously served as an Assistant Chief Court Counsel for the California State Bar Appellate Court and also as a Staff Attorney for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. In those roles, she has developed an intense awareness of how appellate judges of all types make decisions.
Jennifer analyzed dozens of attorney discipline appeals, learning the unique rules and processes which govern them, and helped the State Bar Court’s appellate judges draft numerous published and unpublished opinions. In her time there, Jennifer excelled and was promoted to a leadership position with the State Bar Court, and made a member of the State Bar’s Executive Team.
There, she acquired behind-the-scenes insight into the Ninth Circuit’s practices and procedures. She also practiced high-stakes litigation with Farella, Braun + Martel LLP in San Francisco.
She also interned in the Civil Division of the Office of the United States Attorney for the Northern District of California. Jennifer earned her undergraduate degree in English from Stanford University, and worked in book publishing before law school.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
California State Bar Court Appellate Division
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
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