Jena began with KSI in the summer of 2017 and assists with legal support for various law firms and companies. With over 14 years of paralegal experience within mid-to-large sized defense firms, as well as within insurance and financial service corporations, Jena brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. In the Chicago law firms of Schiff Hardin, LLP and Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd., she provided valuable support in all stages of trial preparation, primarily for insurance defense and intellectual property matters. As a Litigation Specialist for The Hartford, Jena supported enterprise objectives for managing litigation spend and quality of legal services, while maintaining relationships with outside counsel and assistance to internal clients. As a Paralegal for the Cedar Rapids law firm of Simmons Perrine Moyer & Bergman, PLC, she supported up to seven partners in matters ranging from worker’s compensation to real estate to probate to insurance defense. In 2015, Jena joined TrueNorth Companies, L.C. as a Legal Service Manager and Senior Paralegal, delving into transactional work and gained valuable experience in a variety of areas including: corporate record maintenance, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and litigation support.
Jena enjoys spending time with her husband, Chad and daughter Quinn, outside work hours. Her hobbies include traveling, cooking and reading.
- The Ohio State University, B.A. History of Art, Business Marketing
- Katalyst Systems Impact
- True North Companies
- Legal Service Manager
- Senior Paralegal
- Simmons Perrine MOyer & Bergman, PLC
- The Hartford
- Litigation Specialist
- Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd.
- Senior Litigation Paralegal
- Schiff Hardin, LLP
- Project Assistant