Jennifer L. Goelz is an Associate at the Gordon & Rees Chicago Office and is part of the Environmental/Toxic Tort, Health Care and Product & General Liability practice groups.
Ms. Goelz’s practice primarily focuses on defending manufacturers, suppliers and distributors in all aspects of asbestos and toxic tort litigation, including occupational and industrial exposures to chemicals and toxic substances. Additionally, Ms. Goelz routinely handles product liability matters, including premise liability cases, automobile accident litigation, and other negligence cases involving wrongful death and serious personal injury. Ms. Goelz also has experience in general tort litigation, civil litigation and contract disputes.
Ms. Goelz is active in all phases of litigation, including initial case analysis, motion practice, discovery, conducting and defending depositions, settlement negotiations and trial. Ms. Goelz has successfully represented clients both inside and outside of the courtroom.
Ms. Goelz received her J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and her B.A. from Indiana University. Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Goelz practiced family law where she focused primarily on litigation, trial work, negotiations and alternative dispute resolution.
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois