Johnson & Bell Associate, Jessica K. Velez, will be attending the 2019 Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Corporate Counsel Conference and Moot Court Competition. The conference will take place on March 20-23, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This annual event allows Corporate America and the HNBA to connect, offering opportunities for outside counsel to meet representatives from numerous Fortune 500 Companies. This conference is a great opportunity for attorneys, judges, and law students to enjoy a three-day program including Continuing Legal Education (CLE) panels, workshops and a variety of networking opportunities.
Ms. Velez concentrates her practice in construction law, focusing on premises liability and general negligence cases. In addition, she defends hospitals, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals in all phases of medical malpractice litigation. Ms. Velez has extensive experience in all stages of personal injury litigation, including voir dire, motions in limine, cross and direct examination of fact witnesses, open and closing statements, and jury instructions. She has also tried a jury trial to verdict in favor of her client.
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