Jennifer A. Brooker

Associate

Jennifer Brooker brings substantive military and government experience to her commercial litigation practice. Jennifer works on complex antitrust disputes and other litigation matters.  While in law school, she worked for the Department of Justice, Tax Division, and was a student attorney in the Veterans and Elder Care Clinic. Jennifer has worked on complex tax litigation matters and a multi-million-dollar whistleblower claim.

Prior to law school, Jennifer served in the United States Army, where she held various roles as an intelligence officer and paralegal, with a deployment to Iraq.  She was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for meritorious service in a combat zone.

Related Practices

Experience

Government Experience

  • Paralegal specialist, Civil Trial Section – Western Region, Tax Division, Department of Justice
  • Military Intelligence Officer, United States Army
  • Paralegal, United States Army

Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. cum laude Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law 2020
    • Associate editor, The Catholic University Law Review
    • Associate, Mock Trial National Trial Team
    • National champion, Texas Young Lawyers Association, National Mock Trial Competition, 2019
  • B.A. History summa cum laude Pacific Lutheran University 2012
    • Distinguished Military Graduate

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Recognition
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  • U.S. Department of Justice, Special Achievement Award, 2016 – 2018 (Received multiple awards)

Community
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Pro Bono

  • Appeals claim screener, Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Project

Volunteerism

  • Client intake, Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, March 2016 – May 2019
  • Client intake, D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center Advice and Referral Clinic, April 2017 – May 2019
  • Tax preparer, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, January 2019 – April 2019

Personal Activities

  • Huge fan of dogs and exploring the outdoors.