A seasoned world traveler, Jessie believes that the more she experiences different cultures, the more she discovers how similar we all are. This philosophy serves her well as an attorney, where she works to find common ground among opposing sides. In cases that go to court, Jessie is a dedicated advocate for clients facing litigation.
With a background in civil litigation and insurance defense, Jessie has found her niche in health care law. She is a passionate and tenacious defender of medical professionals facing issues such as malpractice and regulatory compliance. She has also represented clients in financial disputes with Medicare, Medicaid and HMO organizations.
At a time when the field of health care law is more complicated than ever, Jessie enjoys working on finding solutions to complex issues. But her greatest reward is being a positive and reassuring presence to clients who are often facing one of the most difficult times of their life.
PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Jessie is very active in our community. She is a member of the Boards of Directors of Veteran's Outreach Center and of Stepping Stones Learning Center, a Fundraising Committee member for CDS Monarch, and a volunteer for the Monroe County Special Olympics. She is a member of the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys, where she sits on both the Judicial Evaluation and Health Committees. Jessie is also a member of Phi Alpha Delta, a professional law fraternity, and a member of the Monroe County, Ontario County and New York State Bar Associations.
AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
Jessie was named a 2016 recipient of the Rochester Business Journal's Forty Under 40 award, which honors professionals younger than 40 who demonstrate leadership in the workplace and in the community.