Jennifer E. Novoselsky

Top rated business litigation attorney in Chicago, Illinois

Reyes Kurson
Jennifer E. Novoselsky
Reyes Kurson

Practice Areas: Business litigation, Alternative dispute resolution, Securities litigation; view more

Licensed in Illinois since: 2006

Education: Vanderbilt University Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2020 - 2021
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328 South Jefferson St
Suite 909
Chicago, IL 60661 Visit website

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Jennifer E. Novoselsky handles complex commercial and financial litigation.  Jen has experience representing financial institutions, public and private corporations, broker-dealers, investment advisers and high net worth individuals in a variety of matters, including claims for securities fraud, corporate dissolution, breach of fiduciary duties, breach of non-competes/non-solicitation agreements, business torts, contract disputes and directors’ and officers’ liability claims.

Jen has extensive experience representing clients in arbitration proceedings before the American Arbitration Association, JAMS and FINRA.  Jen also has experience representing clients in investigations and civil proceedings before the DOJ, the SEC and the FTC.  Her practice includes advising clients concerning compliance with securities laws and regulations, with a particular emphasis on FINRA Rules.

Before joining RK, Jen practiced in the commercial, competition and securities litigation group of a nationwide law firm. Jen also served as an extern to the Honorable Charles E. Freeman of the Illinois Supreme Court.

 

 

Practice areas

Business litigation, Alternative dispute resolution, Securities litigation

Focus areas

Arbitration

  • 60% Business litigation
  • 20% Alternative dispute resolution
  • 20% Securities litigation

First Admitted: 2006, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://www.rkchicago.com/meet-our-team/

Educational Background:
  • Tufts University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 2003
  • Vanderbilt University Law School Order of the Coif Dean's Scholar Vanderbilt University Law Review, 2006
Other Outstanding Achievements:
  • Selected to Intern for The Honorable Charles E. Freeman, Illinois Supreme Court. , 2004
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Safe Humane Chicago, Attorney Committee , 2019
Honors/Awards:
  • Co-Chair of The National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms’ (NAMWOLF) Financial Services Litigation Practice Area Committee (2019-present), Co-Chair Financial Services Litigation Committee, NAMWOLF, 2019
  •  Business Litigation (2020-present), Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2020
  • Commercial Litigation and Federal Regulatory (2019 - present) , Emerging Lawyer, Leading Lawyers, 2019
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • This program discussed the situations in which the use of social media may draw the watchful eye of the SEC., Panel Chair and CLE Materials Author, "How to Enrage the SEC Whilst Tweeting Stoned (Allegedly): Social Media and the SEC, NAMWOLF Driving Diversity and Leadership Conference, 2019
  • This program explored the application of trade secret law to client lists, provided practical steps to safeguard these lists and quickly detect misappropriation, and identify the litigation options available when a former employee pilfers the company client list and uses it to solicit clients.  , Panel Chair and CLE Materials Author, "Hey That's My Client! Protecting Client Lists and Confidential Information When a Star Employee Jumps Ship", NAMWOLF Annual Conference, 2018
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • NAMWOLF Pipeline Scholarship Committee - 2019 through present, 2022
  • NAMWOLF Annual Meeting Law Firm Co-Chair, 2022
  • NAMWOLF Communications Committee, 2022
  • Illinois, 2006
  • National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF); Co-Chair of Financial Services Litigation PAC 2018-2021, 2021
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Admitted US District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2007
Industry Groups:
  • Broker-dealers
  • Financial Institutions
  • High Net Worth Individuals
  • Insurance Companies

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

“Jennifer is a dynamic part of our firm. She quickly made partner and is leading the way in to the future of the firm. She extends her leadership in complex commercial and financial services litigation. Among many of her talents, Jen also has extensive experience representing clients in arbitration proceedings before the American Arbitration Association, JAMS and FINRA. Jen has represented clients in civil proceedings before the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission. She also advises clients concerning compliance with federal securities laws and regulations.”

Office location for Jennifer E. Novoselsky

328 South Jefferson St
Suite 909
Chicago, IL 60661

Phone: 312-300-4587

Selections

1 Year Super Lawyers
2 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2020 - 2021

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