Before joining Lateral Link, J’lene practiced at several law firms including Jones Day, Quinn Emanuel, and McGuireWoods. Several years ago, J’lene used Lateral Link when she was relocating to Los Angeles. J’lene was very impressed by Lateral Link’s professionalism, expertise and quick results. Fast forward almost a decade later, J’lene is thrilled to have joined Lateral Link as a Director. J’lene’s favorite part of being a recruiter is conversing with candidates and helping them find opportunities that best compliment their unique talents and interests. J’lene knows that finding the right job can be a game changer for lawyer’s career and remembers how grateful she felt for her recruiter’s assistance during her search process. J’lene is excited to bring her experiences as a candidate as well as her years of legal experience to her new role.
J’lene completed her undergraduate education at the University of California, Berkeley and received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. Originally from Los Angeles, California, J’lene now lives outside of Philadelphia with her husband, three sons, and chocolate Labrador. When she is not working, J’lene is an avid recreational runner and a devoted hockey and lacrosse mom. Although with the many geographic allegiances in her house, she is torn whether to root for the Flyers, the Capitals or the Kings!