Jennifer’s practice includes a diverse caseload involving catastrophic injuries for both national and international entities including contractors, governmental agencies and building owners. She is an experienced trial attorney with more than 18 years of experience in complex construction litigation, labor and employment law, product liability, medical malpractice, toxic and environmental torts, executive and professional liability, premises liability, negligent security, dram shop, automobile/trucking and commercial litigation.
Jennifer is experienced in handling all aspects of claims and litigation assessment, management and resolution. She handles cases from inception up to trial and has achieved many successful outcomes for clients through trials, settlement negotiation, alternative dispute resolution and dispositive motions.
Jennifer served as an assistant district attorney in the New York County District Attorney’s Office where she prosecuted felony and misdemeanor cases including homicide, gun, drug possession and financial crimes prior to entering private practice. Jennifer has successfully first-chaired many civil and criminal cases throughout her career.
- Jay Frain v. City of New York et al. (Supreme Court, Queens County 2017); successful defense verdict
- Michael Thomas v. New York City Transit Authority et al. (Supreme Court, Kings County 2015); favorable case dismissal upon oral argument on Motion for Summary Judgment