Jessica earned her J.D., cum laude from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and her B.A. in Criminal Justice from St. John’s University.
During law school, Jessica was a judicial intern for the Honorable Joseph F. Bianco (now a United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit) at the Eastern District of New York, a law clerk at Campolo, Middleton, & McCormick, LLP, and a summer associate here at Meltzer Lippe. She was also an articles editor on the Journal of International Business and Law and a member of Hofstra Trial Advocacy Association at Hofstra. Jessica committed over 800 hours of pro bono work during her law school career including interning for the Federal Defenders of New York, Eastern District of New York and Hofstra’s Pro Se Legal Assistance Program and received the Public Service Award- Gold Level. Before law school, Jessica was a legal assistant at the Law Office of John M. Zenir, Esq., P.C. where she fell in love with legal practice.
Jessica is currently admitted to the Appellate Division, Second Department in the State of New York. Jessica, in her free time, enjoys gardening, tending to her fish tank, and spending time with her friends and family.