Jennifer C. Wang is Of Counsel to Carter Scholer. Jennifer is a commercial litigator with experience in private practice and government. Jennifer has represented corporate and individual clients in litigation including product liability, medical malpractice and other personal injury torts. She also has handled commercial lawsuits involving breach of contract, fraud, misrepresentation, tortious interference, unfair competition, insurance coverage claims and regulatory matters.

Prior to joining Carter Scholer, Jennifer was an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Dallas where she represented the City in civil litigation matters ranging from constitutional claims to financial disputes, utilities, zoning and land use issues. Immediately after law school, Jennifer served as judicial clerk to the Hon. Sam A. Lindsay in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas. While in law school, Jennifer clerked for Judge Russell Roden in the Dallas County Court at Law No. 1. Jennifer was also an associate at Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal.

Before embarking on her legal career, Jennifer was a journalist, with experience in both print and broadcast journalism. Jennifer was an on-air reporter and anchor for an ABC affiliate in North Carolina prior to joining a CBS affiliate in Orlando, Florida as an on-air reporter and fill-in anchor.

Professional Associations and Community Involvement: 

  • State Bar of Texas
    • Women in the Profession Committee, Vice Chair, 2013-present
    • Leadership SBOT, 2011-2012
  • Dallas Asian American Bar Association
    • Officer and Board Member, 2009-2013
    • President, 2013
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Member, 2007-present
  • Judge Patrick A. Higginbotham Inn of Court, Associate, 2013-2014
  • Dallas Bar Association
    • Board of Directors, 2012-2013
    • Equal Access to Justice Campaign
    • Admissions and Membership Committee, Vice Chair, 2014-present
    • Minority Participation Committee, 2009-present
    • Summer Law Internship Program, Vice Chair, 2015
    • Civil Rights Act of 1964 Commemoration Committee, 2014
  • Dallas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation, Fellow
  • Attorneys Serving the Community, Member

Published Works and Speaking Engagements: 

  • Host/presenter, Dallas Asian American Bar Association 7th Annual Awards Event: “A Night at the Meyerson,” October 2014
  • Moderator, “School Security: What Is Your Role?” Dallas Bar Association Education Symposium, October 2014
  • Speaker, Dallas Bar Association Minority Clerkship Luncheon, July 2014
  • Annual Survey of Texas Law, Professional Liability, 62 SMU Law Review 1383, 2009
  • Time for Congress to Spread Love in the Air: Why the Wright Amendment Was Wrong Before and Why It Deserves Repeal Today, 70 J. Air L. & Com. 567, 2005
  • Interpretation of “Joint Employer” Under the Family and Medical Leave Act – Ninth Circuit Holds an Airline That Contracted With Grounds Crews Is Not a “Joint Employer” of Those Workers Under the FMLA: Moreau v. Air France, 70 J. Air L. & Com. 567, 2005

Languages: 

  • Mandarin Chinese, Native