Compliance Officer Associate, Ballard Spahr LLP
Jessica M. Anthony is an associate in the commercial litigation practice group at Ballard Spahr LLP. Her practice is focused on the defense of civil antitrust class actions. She also defends companies and individuals in fiduciary duty, securities, and other business litigation. Ms. Anthony serves on the firm’s hiring committee and as co-chair of its summer associate program, and she is active in the firm’s diversity efforts.
Ms. Anthony also has an active pro bono practice, representing clients in guardianship, custody, visitation, and civil forfeiture matters. She is a four-time recipient of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania’s Pro Bono Roll of Honor Award.
Ms. Anthony is a graduate of Dartmouth College, where she was awarded the Excellence in Women’s Studies Prize for her senior thesis, and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. As a law student, she interned in the Family Violence and Sexual Assault Unit of the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office.