Recently, the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) announced the 26 exceptional member attorneys from across the country who have been selected to receive the prestigious 2021 “HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40” Award. The award honors lawyers who, along with their professional accomplishments, are committed to the Hispanic community and dedicated to improving the legal profession. Johnson & Bell’s Jessica K. Velez is a member of this incredible group.
Jessica K. Velez is an Associate at Johnson & Bell in Chicago, IL. She concentrates her practice in construction law with a focus on premises liability and general negligence cases. Ms. Velez also defends public utilities in a wide range of matters involving serious bodily injury. She has extensive experience in all stages of personal injury litigation and trials. Ms. Velez is co-chair of Johnson & Bell’s Diversity Committee, and serves as a Commissioner for the Hispanic National Bar Association’s Latina Commission.
The awards were presented during the HNBA/VIA CCC2021 Virtual Welcome & Top Lawyers Under 40 Reception on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. Congratulations Jessica!