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Jessica Rizzo
Philadelphia Office

1735 Market Street
21st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7505

P: 215-772-7230
F: 215-772-7620

Biography

Jessica Rizzo is an associate in Montgomery McCracken’s Litigation Department. Jessica focuses her practice on complex litigation matters, performing legal research, and drafting memoranda and court filings.

Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Jessica was a certified legal intern at the University of Pennsylvania Law School’s Civil Practice Clinic, Criminal Defense Clinic, and Custody and Support Assistance Clinic and a summer associate at Montgomery McCracken. Jessica also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Michael M. Baylson and the Honorable Berle M. Schiller in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Selected Publications

Academic Achievements

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D.)
    • Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts Annual Law Student Writing Competition Winner, 2020
    • Congress Hall Scholar, 2018 – 2020
    • Exemplary Pro Bono Service Award
    • Comments Editor, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law
    • Associate Editor, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Innovation
  • Yale School of Drama (M.F.A., D.F.A)
    • John W. Gassner Prize for Criticism, 2013
  • Bryn Mawr College (B.A.)
    • Bryn Mawr/Haverford College Theater Award
    • Sheelah Kilroy Memorial Scholarship in English