Jennifer Chin

Senior Counsel

Ms. Chin joined the Office of General Counsel in 2012 in the Labor and Employment practice group. Her primary area of practice covers a wide array of employment and labor relations issues, including employment discrimination and harassment, privacy and background checks, and personnel issues.  Prior to joining the Office of the General Counsel, she was a Deputy City Attorney in the Oakland City Attorney's Office, and an associate with the law firm of Thelen Reid & Priest LLP.

Ms. Chin is a graduate of Stanford University (B.A. 1996), and the University of Michigan Law School (J.D. 2000), where she was an Editor of the Michigan Journal of Gender and Law.  Following law school, Ms. Chin clerked for the Honorable Martin J. Jenkins of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.