Jennifer is a seasoned workplace investigator, employment litigation attorney, adjudicator, and dispute resolution specialist. She worked as a mediator with the Fulton County Landlord/Tenant Court (equivalent to New Zealand’s Tenancy Tribunal) for two years participated in the training of new mediators, and worked as a mediator for eight years before moving to New Zealand.
From 2001 to 2010, she was a successful employment litigation defence attorney with the law firm of Hunter Maclean in Savannah, Georgia, United States. She has extensive experience in workplace harassment and discrimination investigations. She also provided monthly training and consultation to employers throughout Georgia on legal compliance and workplace policies and procedures.
She joined FairWay as a Reviewer and mediator in 2010 and then became an Executive Reviewer. In April 2013, she became the Service Delivery Manager (Central) and oversees the delivery of FairWay’s services and assists internal and external clients in creating new dispute resolution processes. She has facilitated change management and service improvement initiatives. She is now a Senior Resolution Practitioner at FairWay.
Jennifer is a Fellow Member (Arbitration) of AMINZ and has a Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law. She continues to be licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia.