Jamie Kessler focuses her practice in the areas of professional liability defense and insurance coverage, with a particular emphasis on the defense of legal professionals.

Ms. Kessler also has experience representing clients in matters involving product liability, employment, commercial and mortgage-related litigation in both state and federal courts. She regularly assists with medical device litigation in jurisdictions throughout the country.

Professional Background

Prior to joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP in April 2015, Ms. Kessler was a litigation associate at a smaller firm in Boston. During law school, Ms. Kessler clerked at two Boston firms gaining both defense and plaintiff experience, and was for three years a litigation associate at another Boston firm.

In addition to her other law school accomplishments, Ms. Kessler was a member of the Dean's List. She served on the Moot Court Honor Board and was a co-director of appellate competitions. Ms. Kessler received the Best Oral Advocate Award and an Honorable Mention Best Legal Brief. In addition, she was a recipient of the Suffolk University Jurisprudence Award in Secured Transactions.

Professional Affiliations

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Boston Bar Association, Member


J.D., cum laude, Suffolk University Law School, 2011

  • Staff member, Journal of Trial and Appellate Advocacy

B.A., Political Science and History, Gettysburg College, 2008