Attorney Jennifer N. Williams is now part of Bowles Rice in the regional law firm's Parkersburg office.
She joins as special counsel in the firm's litigation department.
She earned her law degree from the University of Akron School of Law in 2003. She holds a bachelor of arts degree in anthropology and Russian from Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio.
Before joining Bowles Rice, Williams practiced for five years in Chicago, where she focused on title litigation and title curative work pertaining to tax deeds, complex legal descriptions, partitions, encroachments and lien priority.
She also previously served as administrative hearing officer for the Washington County Child Support Agency in Marietta, Ohio, and practiced law in Parkersburg from 2004 to 2007.
Before beginning her career as an attorney, she worked as a title examiner for Title First Agency in Parkersburg and served as law clerk in Ohio in the civil division of the city of Akron's law department.
Bowles Rice has 135 attorneys and other West Virginia offices in Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown and Moundsville as well as outside the Mountain State in Southpointe, Pa., Lexington, Ky., and Winchester, Va.