Jennifer is an attorney with a background in civil and criminal defense litigation. She specializes in providing advanced legal research and writing expertise on cases in the Trial Unit. Before joining the Federal Community Defender Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Jennifer worked as a litigation associate at the law firm of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, and as a law clerk to The Honorable Thomas Kalitowski, Minnesota Court of Appeals. She is a graduate of Swarthmore College (B.A. Political Science) and the University of Minnesota Law School (J.D.).