In addition, Jennifer is a Workers’ Compensation attorney who has represented both self-insured and state-funded employers.  She has successfully defended employers before the Industrial Commission of Ohio and through all phases of litigation, up to and including the Supreme Court of Ohio.

Jennifer is a member of both the Ohio and Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations. As a seminar presenter, she has spoken on “Defense of Workers’ Compensation Claims — Employer’s Perspective” for the Cleveland Bar and was on a panel at the Self-Insured Group of Ohio’s annual education day entitled “Understanding the BWC Self-Insured Manual. Additionally, she is a member of the University of Akron School of Law Alumni Association.

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Before joining Calfee, Jennifer worked as an associate attorney at Rademaker, Matty, McClelland & Greve.  During law school, she served a Judicial Clerk internship with Judge John R. Adams, who is now a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio.

She joined Calfee in 2007.

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Practice Areas

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, J.D., 2001
  • Mount Union College, B.A., cum laude, Psi Kappa Omega, member, Gamma Sigma Alpha, member, 1997

Admissions

  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court (Northern District of Ohio)

Contact Jennifer

  • jwhitt@calfee.com
  • 216.622.8390
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Practice Areas

  • Tort, Accident and Products Liability Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation and OSHA
  • Workers’ Compensation and OSHA Litigation
  • Business, Corporate and Commercial Litigation

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, J.D., 2001
  • Mount Union College, B.A., cum laude, Psi Kappa Omega, member, Gamma Sigma Alpha, member, 1997

Admissions

  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court (Northern District of Ohio)