Jessica represents schools in student, school governance and employment matters. Jessica negotiates certified and non-certified collective bargaining agreements on behalf of numerous public boards of education and advocates for public schools in arbitrations and in a wide variety of administrative proceedings before various state agencies. She also works with both public and independent schools addressing student conduct issues, school policies, labor disputes and employment litigation arising in the education context. Prior to joining Shipman & Goodwin LLP, Jessica represented school clients in Connecticut and Massachusetts with a primary focus in education, civil litigation and labor and employment matters.
Prior to attending law school, Jessica served as a volunteer with AmeriCorps in the greater Boston area. She also worked for the Massachusetts House of Representatives Ways & Means Committee, where she reviewed and analyzed budgets of Massachusetts' educational state agencies and drafted recommendations on legislation to the Chairman of the Ways & Means Committee.
Your e-mail and any information in your e-mail to this individual are
not protected by the attorney client privilege. Therefore your e-mail
should not contain any confidential information and should be for
general information purposes only. The e-mail to this individual is not
intended to create, and does not constitute, an attorney-client