Jessica L. Torres
Jessica L. Torres practices in a wide variety of areas, including personal injury litigation, general litigation, workers’ compensation, social security, wills and trusts, family law, and certain criminal matters. Jessica’s focus is on assisting her clients as expeditiously as possible while maintaining a personal connection.
Currently, Jessica is a board member for the Pottstown Police Athletic League, a non-profit organization that seeks to positively influence the lives of Pottstown’s children providing a variety of sports-related activities and mentorship. She is also an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Montgomery County Bar Association, the Berks County Bar Association, and the Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania. Before joining Dischell Bartle Dooley, Jessica clerked for two Pennsylvania Superior Court Judges – the Honorable H. Geoffrey Moulton, Jr. and the Honorable Carolyn H. Nichols. During her clerkship, she focused on criminal appeals, complex family issues, and a variety of civil matters.
Areas of Practice
Wills and Trusts
Family law issues
Widener University Commonwealth Law School, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – J.D. – 2016
Widener Journal of Law, Economics, and Race – Editor-in-Chief
Trial Advocacy Honor Society – Member
University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico – B.S. Biology, B.S. Industrial Microbiology – 2013
Awards and Publications
Hugh B. Pearce Trial Advocacy Competition – 2016
Outstanding Service Award – 2016
Tattoos: Meaning of Tangible Medium in the 21st Century
Pennsylvania Bar Association – Intellectual Property Section – 2016
Widener Journal of Law, Economics, and Race – 2016