Jenna A. Bressel is an associate in the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Practice.
Ms. Bressel assists public and private clients in employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including 401(k) and pension plans, health and welfare plans and deferred compensation arrangements. She also counsels clients on employee benefits diligence and transition matters in connection with corporate mergers and acquisitions.
Ms. Bressel received her JD from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2017, graduating magna cum laude and Order of the Coif. During law school, she received eight CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for earning the highest class grade, including awards in Employee Benefits and Tax and Budget Policy. Ms. Bressel graduated with a BA, cum laude, in international relations from Wellesley College.
Ms. Bressel is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, where she currently serves as chair of the Employee Benefits Committee. Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Bressel worked at Northern Trust for over 10 years. During her tenure, she served as a senior consultant, where she assisted investment managers with client reporting and as an account manager, where she performed trust and custody services for institutional ERISA clients.