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Jessica N. Wimsatt
Associate

Location: Crestview Hills, Kentucky
Phone: 859-331-2000
Fax: 859-578-3365
E-mail: E-Mail Me

 

Jessica N. Wimsatt, an Associate with the firm, represents individuals in a wide range of matters relating to employee and employer rights and responsibilities under State and Federal laws. Jessica focuses her practice in the areas of workplace discrimination and retaliation, wage and hour law, and civil rights litigation.  Specifically, she focuses on gender, race, religion, ethnicity, disability, and LGBTQ discrimination and retaliation cases.

Prior to becoming a licensed attorney, Jessica completed labor and employment clerkships in both Cincinnati and Lexington.  She is proud to have assisted indigent workers through the Cincinnati Workers’ Rights Project.  While a student at the University of Kentucky College of Law, she was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and served on the Executive Board of the LGBTQ Interests Group.  She has successfully completed Trial Skills Training provided by the Kentucky Access to Justice Commission.

Jessica was born and raised in Northern Kentucky.  She currently lives in Independence, Kentucky with her wife, Amanda, and her dachshund, Jack.  In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, obstacle course racing, and making memories with her six nephews.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment discrimination and retaliation
  • Federal and State wage and hour violations
  • Employment contracts
  • Civil Rights
    • First Amendment 
    • Due Process violations
    • Police misconduct

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2019

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law-Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - May 2018
  • Northern Kentucky University-Highland Heights, Kentucky
    • B.A.- May 2013

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, Xavier University: Acceptable Use and Sexual Harassment, February 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cincinnati Bar Association
    • LGBT Interest Committee-Secretary, 2018 to Present
    • Women Lawyers Interest Group
    • Labor and Employment Practice Group
    • Young Lawyers Section
  • Northern Kentucky Bar Association
    • Women Lawyers Division
    • Young Lawyers Division
  • Kentucky Bar Association
    • Labor and Employment Law Section
    • LGBT Law Section
  • American Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division for Civil Rights and Social Justice
    • Young Lawyers Division for Labor and Employment Law

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