December 10, 2020

Jenner & Block Associate Jessica A. Martinez has been appointed to the Hispanic National Bar Association’s Latina Commission by the HNBA’s president.  The Latina Commission serves the community and the legal profession by identifying and studying barriers to the professional development and advancement of Latina lawyers; developing programs and strategies for Latina lawyers and students to overcome barriers to entry and advancement into the profession; and seeking to inform and shape the policies and priorities that affect women lawyers and the legal culture in which they practice, creating forums for the exchange and expression of the views of Latina lawyers, and serving as a voice to advocate for these views.  She was selected to join the Commission for her “outstanding achievements and dedication to the HNBA” and being actively involved in fulfilling the mission of the HNBA.