Operations & Legal Assistance
Jessica is the operations manager and legal assistant in CJP's Pittsburgh office.
Jessica is a trained print reporter and worked at daily newspapers in New England and Scranton. She left newspapers during the industry's upheaval and studied media policy and journalism start-ups. She became involved in public interest and social justice causes working on the public relations staff of a major worker organizing campaign in Pittsburgh with SEIU Healthcare PA.
Jessica received a bachelor's degree in communications-journalism from Cal Poly Pomona and a paralegal certificate from Community College of Allegheny County.
jdurkin AT cjplaw .org