Adjunct Professor, Legal Negotiations
Jennifer Callan is a proven litigator with experience defending private and public sector clients in state and federal courts throughout Texas.
Her diverse practice areas span civil rights, personal injury, commercial litigation, medical malpractice, general torts, trucking litigation, and employment disputes.
Jennifer also has experience in conducting complex administrative investigations, labor contract negotiations, and mediation.
Successfully obtained a full defense jury verdict in a civil rights case brought in federal court in which plaintiff sought $30,000,000 for wrongful conviction.
Drafted and filed successful motions to dismiss multiple civil rights lawsuits, including a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a prospective class of detention officer’s claiming unsafe work conditions.
Successfully negotiated and settled a civil rights class action lawsuit in federal court for about 1.5% of the plaintiffs’ $75,000,000 demand.
Provided legal advice to public sector entities throughout Texas on policies and training.
Provided subject matter expert analysis and opinions to the El Paso Chief of Police on matters involving discipline, best practice standards for policing, training, and departmental policies.
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Education, Admissions & Activities
Valparaiso University School of Law
Course honors: Trial practice, Business Planning and Land Use
Named Young Leader of America; Named an Outstanding College Student of America
Pi Gamma Mu Honor Fraternity
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals
United States District Court of Texas
Northern, Eastern, Southern, Western