Bar & Court Admissions
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit Court
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014
- Environmental Law Society President
University of Delaware, B.A. (Political Science), 2010
Jessica is an associate with Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox, LLP. She concentrates her practice on environmental transactional matters, regulatory counseling and environmental litigation.
Prior to joining MGKF, Jessica was an assistant counsel for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Environmental Protection where she counseled the Department’s Air Quality and Solid Waste programs since 2014. In that role, she negotiated settlement agreements with regulated entities in a broad spectrum of areas, counseled clients on interpreting the Department’s regulations, assisted clients in reviewing permit applications, and served as lead counsel for the Department in numerous litigation matters before the Environmental Hearing Board and the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania.
In law school, Jessica was a law clerk for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, a law clerk for the Philadelphia Water Department, and a legal intern for Aqua America. She also served as the president of the Environmental Law Society.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys baking and cooking.
- Environmental Forecast: A Look Ahead at a Busy Biden White House, a Packed Agenda at DEP, and What it Means for Pennsylvania Business and IndustryMarch 29, 2021Catalyst - a publication of the PA Chamber of Business and Industry