With a reputation in the legal community for successful conflict resolution, Jennifer has obtained consistently favorable results for her clients. Jennifer’s practice style has always concentrated on being prepared for whatever challenge clients may face while staying focused on their needs and objectives.
With a solid foundation as a litigator in the firm’s insurance defense practice, Jennifer has built a matrimonial practice designed to serve the needs of clients with unparalleled expertise in the law and compassionate guidance through difficult situations.
Jennifer has enjoyed a rewarding relationship with Flink Smith, having joined on as the firm’s law clerk in 1996, continuing as an associate in 1998 and being named partner in 2006.
Presently, Jennifer concentrates her practice in the areas of personal injury litigation, with an emphasis on toxic tort matters, and in matrimonial and family law and real estate. She also serves as general counsel to several business people and entities.
Jennifer is a 1995 magna cum laude graduate of Union College in Schenectady, New York and a 1998 cum laude graduate of Albany Law School of Union University. Upon graduation from law school, Jennifer was presented the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Family Law. She is admitted to practice in all New York State Courts as well as the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York.
Jennifer is a member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law and Family Law Sections of the New York State Bar Association. She is a member of the Collaborative Divorce Association of the Capital District (CDACD) and founding member and officer of Adirondack Alternative Divorce Solutions (AADS), organizations committed to providing an alternative to litigation for divorcing couples. Jennifer is an active volunteer with Union College, participating as a class agent with the College’s Annual Fund and serves on the Executive Committee of the Annual Business Campaign. Jennifer currently serves on the Board of Directors as Co-President of the not-for-profit organization Joan Nicole Prince Home, which provides 24 hour bedside care for two residents at a time in a homelike environment. Jennifer enjoys competitive ballroom dancing and currently serves as an officer of the Capital District Chapter of USA Dance, Inc. Jennifer and her family reside in Glenville.