Jessica L. Torres 
Associate

Phone: 215-362-2474
Fax: 215-362-6722
Email: jtorres@dischellbartle.com

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

  • Personal injury

  • Workers’ Compensation

  • Social Security

  • General litigation

  • Wills and Trusts

  • Family law issues

  • Criminal matters

Bar Admission

Pennsylvania, 2016

Education

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

Languages

  • English

  • Spanish

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