Jennifer is a Senior Associate at Newton, O'Connor, Turner & Ketchum, where she practices in the Firm’s ongoing Adoption and Guardianship Group. Jennifer, who is a frequent presenter on adoption-and guardianship-related topics, was recently identified by Super Lawyers as one of Oklahoma's top up-and-coming attorneys by her selection to the "Rising Stars" list.
Jennifer is a Fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys; is a member of the Rogers County Bar Association, as well as the Tulsa County (Litigation, Juvenile Law, Children and the Law, Estate Planning, Probate and Elder Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Family Law Sections) and Oklahoma (Estate Planning, Probate & Trust, Juvenile Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Family Law Sections) Bar Associations; served as a member of the Oklahoma Adoption Coalition, and as Chairperson of its Public Affairs Committee; and, was appointed to and served on the Oklahoma Legislature's Adoption Review Task Force in 2009.
Jennifer earned her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from the California State University, Stanislaus, and her Juris Doctor degree from The University of Tulsa College of Law. In law school, Jennifer was the recipient of several academic honors, including highest class grade honors in multiple courses.
Jennifer is admitted to practice in the state courts of Oklahoma and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma.