Practice Emphases

Family Law, Divorce, Asset Division

Professional Experience

Before joining Stahancyk, Kent & Hook, Jessica mediated custody, parenting time, and divorce disputes. While in law school, she clerked for the Honorable Jack A. Panella of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania and a law firm with areas of specialization in estate planning and criminal law. She was a senior editor of the Penn State Law Review and was selected to represent the school in an international arbitration competition held in Vienna, Austria.

Education

The Pennsylvania State University, the Dickinson School of Law
University Park, PA · J.D. Cum Laude – 2013

The Pennsylvania State University, the Smeal College of Business
University Park, PA · B.S. Finance – 2009

Moravian Academy
Bethlehem, PA – 2004

Professional Activities

Jessica is an active member of the Oregon State Bar, currently serving on the Judicial Administration Committee. She is also an active member of the Deschutes County Bar Association.

Community Involvement

Jessica is a member of the Board of Directors for Brightside Animal Center, a non-profit, high-save shelter located in Redmond.

Interests

Jessica has a lifelong love of travel and has lived in Guam, Alaska, and Iceland. She is also an avid runner who enjoys exploring the great outdoors of Central Oregon with her family.