Jennifer’s practice is focused on finance and real estate and she has significant experience representing lenders on financing transactions, including asset-based, construction, acquisition and permanent loan facilities. Jennifer also has a background in bankruptcy and restructuring and has represented debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, creditors’ committees and landlords in all aspects of insolvency proceedings.
Jennifer has extensive experience as opinion counsel and is the Chair of the firm’s Opinion Committee. In this role, Jennifer works with a team of attorneys across all offices to represent both borrowers and lenders in complex commercial real estate transactions and to deliver the local counsel opinions and services required in connection with such deals. Jennifer also specializes in non-consolidation opinions, and routinely issues these opinions on the borrower side as well as reviews such opinions on the lender side. As part of her opinion practice and role on the firm’s Opinion Committee, Jennifer keeps up to date on the latest “best-practices” and understands how to efficiently and effectively provide local counsel services to her clients.
University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 2002
Kalamazoo College, B.A., 1999
During her 4 years at Kalamazoo, Jennifer was a member of both the Varsity Volleyball and Basketball teams, earning Team Captain recognition for Basketball her senior year.
Southern District of Indiana
Southern District of Ohio
Northern District of Ohio
Massachusetts, 2002 (inactive)
American Bar Association
Indiana State Bar Association
Monroe County Bar Association
Working Group on Legal Opinions (WGLO)
Involvement in the Indiana University Bloomington community through the Office of Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington, Women’s Auxiliary Board, past Member
April 4, 2016