Jessica is a corporate lawyer at Dentons Canada LLP. She helps established and emerging companies navigate a wide range of critical issues including company formation, corporate governance, commercial contract drafting, share and asset acquisitions and divestitures, and regulatory compliance. Jessica uses her business background and her MBA to assist clients with their practical business problems and to provide legal advice that meets their needs and aligns with their vision for the future.
Jessica is a graduate of the JD/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and Schulich School of Business. During her studies, Jessica was an elected representative of Student Caucus and a member of the Admissions Committee. She also acted as Treasurer for the Black Law Students Association of Canada, planned events such as Opportunity Day aimed at encouraging black youth to apply to law school, and worked with the Independent Jamaican Council for Human Rights on initiatives related to mental health and advocating for inmates held indefinitely at Kingston’s General Penitentiary.
Outside of work, Jessica enjoys staying active, discovering new music, and indulging in a good book