Jaclyn is a Law Clerk at HWS Law Group LLP’s Portland office. She focuses her practice on complex civil and commercial litigation including product and premises liability, medical and professional liability, and construction liability. Jaclyn represents clients in state and federal court, as well as in private arbitration and administrative proceedings.
Prior to joining HWS Law Group, Jaclyn worked in the Business Sector for over 10 years covering all areas of the value chain including Sales, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Legal, Supply Chain, Customer Service, and IT. Leveraging her experience of working cross functionally with both internal and external parties, such as vendors, distributors, customers, and adversarial parties, Jaclyn brings an understanding ear and a unique perspective to her commercial clients.
Jaclyn graduated from Campbell University School of Law, where she served as Managing Editor for the Campbell Law Observer. While attending law school, Jaclyn worked as a law clerk for the Office of the Attorney General at the Department of Justice in North Carolina, as well as a law clerk at a national law firm. Additionally, Jaclyn worked for the legal department of GSK Pharmaceuticals and Warner Music Group.
Before attending law school, Jaclyn received her undergraduate degree in Finance and International Business, as well as her master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from Rider University.
In her free time, Jaclyn enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and traveling the country one road trip at a time. As a transplant to Oregon from the East Coast, Jaclyn is overjoyed to finally be surrounded by fellow Seattle Seahawks fans.