Jennifer Owens

Staff Attorney ( Chicago )

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Bio

With an approach shaped by her experience in multiple areas of the law, Jenny Owens has a knack for developing strong working relationships with clients and stakeholders across a range of industries and concerns.

Jenny has broad legal experience in diverse areas of litigation, including product liability, class actions, insurance defense, and white collar investigations. Her legal career also includes work in the public sector as a public defender, where she represented criminal defendants in all aspects of trial litigation, including drafting and arguing motions, conducting depositions, and trying jury and non-jury trials. Additionally, Jenny worked at the Illinois Human Rights Commission, where she worked on discrimination cases involving employment, housing, and schooling matters.

Experience

Representative Engagements

  • Representing public transportation company in tort liability.
  • Representing health care provider in civil litigation.
  • Advised public entity regarding document production in response to lawsuit.

Credentials

Education

Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., 2004
Executive Editor, Syracuse Law Review

University of Illinois, M.P.H., Health Policy and Administration, 2017
Kenyon College, B.A., Sociology and Minor in Anthropology, 1999

Bar Admissions

Illinois