As a member of the firm’s Financial Services & Capital Markets industry team – and as an experienced business litigator and trial attorney – Jennifer primarily represents commercial lenders and lessors in creditors’ rights issues throughout the country. She quickly assimilates intricate commercial and legal matters in order to deliver targeted strategies, especially in insolvency and bankruptcy matters. Among her accomplishments in the financial services industry:
In addition to her extensive commercial litigation experience, Jennifer serves as trial counsel in construction litigation, employment law matters and commercial fraud claims. She advises on general litigation, loan documentation, employee and independent-contractor issues and corporate formation and has led training for in-house counsel and corporate leaders on emerging legal issues.
Jennifer assisted in the development of the firm’s Extra AdvantageSM Case Management System, where clients have extranet access to shared private files and reports and attorneys can achieve efficiency and cost-savings for clients in the management of their cases. She is also the e-discovery liaison for financial services litigation. In addition to assisting her clients with e-discovery needs, Jennifer has presented on topics such as e-discovery developments in bankruptcy courts.
Jennifer is Managing Partner of the Memphis office and a member of the Partner Board and the Diversity Council. Before her law practice, Jennifer was an accountant with a major public firm and concentrated on financial institution audits and loan valuations.