Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices throughout New York, announced that Jessica N. Clemente has joined the firm’s Litigation practice group and Rochester office.
Clemente’s experience includes all aspects of state and federal civil litigation at the trial and appellate levels. She has been involved in business and commercial litigation, labor and employment litigation, intellectual property litigation, products liability, and toxic tort litigation. Clemente was most recently an associate with Ward Greenberg Heller & Reidy LLP in Rochester.
Last month, Clemente was recognized as an Up and Coming Attorney in The Daily Record’s Excellence in Law Awards. She was also named a Rising Star by New York Super Lawyers in 2016. Clemente is a cum laude graduate of the State University of New York College at Geneseo, and earned her law degree, summa cum laude, from Albany Law School.
The Harter Secrest & Emery litigation attorneys represent clients on a wide range of matters including insurance-coverage disputes, antitrust cases, intellectual property litigation, contract disputes, employment and ERISA litigation, government investigations, professional liability claims, securities litigation, all manner of business torts, and major challenges to state and federal regulation of businesses. Recipients of a top-tier ranking from Chambers USA, Harter Secrest & Emery attorneys have comprehensive experience that ranges from trying cases in state and federal courts to handling appeals at all levels of the appellate courts.