Jessica G. Patterson
Associate / Atlanta
Jessica is an Associate in the Atlanta office of Carlock, Copeland & Stair whose practice is concentrated in general liability defense, including premises liability, automobile liability and trucking and transportation litigation.
Prior to joining Carlock Copeland, Jessica worked as Staff Counsel for an insurance company, practicing in New Jersey, New York and Georgia offices. There, she gained valuable experience in all phases of litigation including mediation, arbitration, conducting discovery, discovery review and assessment, oral arguments and ultimately represented clients in jury and bench trials.
Jessica earned her B.S. from the University of South Carolina and her J.D. from Rutgers School of Law. During law school she interned for the Superior Court of New Jersey under the Honorable Carolyn Wright, the Chief Prosecutor of Newark at New Jersey’s Municipal Prosecutor’s office and with Prudential Financial as a Law Compliance and Business Ethics Summer Associate.