Jessica G. Brown was born and raised in Chicago. Ms. Brown currently focuses her practice in personal injury. At Dedrick L. Gordon Law Group, P.C. Ms. Brown is of-counsel at the Dedrick L. Gordon Law Group, P.C., and focuses on catastrophic injuries, wrongful death, auto-accidents, and premises liability. She is dedicated to ensuring her clients receive the best financial outcome for their personal injury matters. .
Ms. Brown gained a love and interest in the justice system through her undergraduate internship with the Office of the Attorney General and working at the U.S. Department of Justice (Office of Immigration Litigation) in Washington, D.C.
After graduating from Howard University magna cum laude, Ms. Brown received her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law.
Ms. Brown served as a member of the moot court team, represented clients in the juvenile delinquency law clinic, and earned CALI Awards (highest grade in the class) in professional responsibility, criminal sanctions, and healthcare law.
During law school, Ms. Brown gained valuable experience through her externships with the Honorable Mary K. Huffman at the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court and Pickrel Schaeffer & Ebeling law firm in Dayton, Ohio.
After graduating from law school, Ms. Brown first practiced law as an Attorney Law Clerk for the City of Chicago.
Ms. Brown then became an Assistant Public Defender for Winnebago County.
She later transitioned to private practice and became an Associate attorney at Ankin Law Office where she handled personal injury and workers’ compensation cases. At Ankin Law Ms. Brown handled personal injury and workers’ compensation cases.
- Illinois, 2012
- University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
- Juris Doctor
- Howard University, Washington, DC
- Bachelor of Arts
- Catastrophic Personal Injury
- Wrongful Death
- Auto Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Cook County Bar Association
- Chicago Bar Association
Cali Awards: Professional Responsibility, Criminal Sanctions, and Healthcare Law
- City of Chicago, Attorney Law Clerk
- Winnebago County, Assistant Public Defender
- Ankin Law Office, Associate Lawyer