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Jennifer Elise Scotto

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Attorney Jennifer Elise Scotto
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Biography

Jennifer E. Scotto is a partner at The Law Offices of Vincent J. Scotto, III, in San Mateo, California. Ms. Scotto concentrates her practice on workers' compensation, personal injury and wrongful death law, serving clients throughout the San Mateo area. She has over a decade of experience and handles cases involving issues such as motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, property damage, and slip-and-falls.

Ms. Scotto graduated from Santa Clara University with a bachelor's degree in marketing. She earned her law degree from Syracuse University College of Law. Earlier in her career, she clerked for a private law firm and the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office. She is qualified to appear before all California state courts, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.

During her years as a personal injury attorney, Ms. Scott has successfully recovered compensation for many injury victims and their families. She is a talented negotiator and capable litigator, dedicated to protecting the legal rights of her clients. Her achievements were recognized by the Consumer Attorneys of California, which presented her with its Presidential Award of Merit and Women Consumer Advocate award.

Outside of her law practice, Ms. Scotto contributes to her legal community and engages with her colleagues through membership in various professional organizations. She belongs to the Consumer Attorneys of California, Italian American Lawyers Association and National Italian American Bar Association and is a former president of the San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability -- Plaintiff
  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff
  • Workers Compensation -- Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2007

Education

  • Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: Dean's Scholar
  • Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California
    • B.S. - 2003
    • Major: Marketing

Specialties and Certifications

  • Workers' Compensation Certified Specialist, State of California

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Attorney of California
  • San Mateo County Trial Lawyers, President
  • Italian American Bar Association
  • National Italian American Bar Association
  • San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2019

Honors

  • CAOC Presidential Award of Merit
  • CAOC Woman Consumer Advocate Award - California Women's Caucus - 2019
  • Super Lawyer

Past Employment Positions

  • McCormac & Associates, Law Clerk
  • San Mateo County Office Of the District Attorney, Law Clerk