ATTORNEY PROFILES

Jenny Hall

Jennifer Hall
San Antonio, Texas
Associate
phone  210-225-0001
888-700-7557 (Toll Free)
fax         210-225-0041
email    Email Me

 

 

Ms. Hall joined the San Antonio office of Escamilla & Poneck, LLP in 1998 and since then has focused her practice in the areas of labor and employment and education law.

Currently, Ms. Hall serves as general counsel advising school districts on day to day legal issues including, but not limited to, governance, purchasing, employment, Public Information Act requests and Open Meetings Act questions.  Ms. Hall also serves as employment counsel assisting clients with employment matters ranging from Equal Employment Opportunity Commission investigations to issues involving the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

In addition to assisting clients in a general counsel capacity, Ms. Hall also assists clients with the review and preparation of policy manuals, employment handbooks and student codes of conduct.  Ms. Hall conducts extensive training for administrators and board members on various topics including open government, employment issues, and legal issues affecting students.

Ms. Hall has served as an adjunct professor in the Education Department at the University of Texas at Austin where she taught School Law in the Educational Administration Doctoral Program.

Year Joined Organization:
1998

Areas of Practice:
School Law
Labor & Employment

Certification/Specialties:
Certified Mediator

Bar Admissions:
Texas

Education:
The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1997, J.D.
University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1994, B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships:
National Association of School Boards Council of School Attorneys
Texas Council of School Attorneys
State Bar of Texas, Labor and Employment Law Section
State Bar of Texas, School Law Section
Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
San Antonio Bar Association

Past Employment Positions:
Jarvis & Kittleman, P.C., Associate, 1997 – 1998