Jessica Johnson advises healthcare clients—both individuals and medical institutions—on industry-related regulations and compliance, as well as malpractice claims. Leveraging her background and experience with legal briefs and navigating a variety of complex legal issues, she also defends their interests in litigation.

Before joining Hinshaw, Jessica furthered her experience as a licensed litigation law clerk with a personal injury firm. In her role, Jessica primarily assisted with cases involving workers' compensation and social security. As a licensed student during law school, she also provided legal assistance to homeless individuals with chronic illnesses and evaluated and summarized medical record to determine social security eligibility. Jessica also worked as a law clerk for a national insurance company where she worked on complex cases involving personal injury issues.

While pursuing her M.A. in Criminology, Jessica interned with the United States Department of Commerce. During her tenure she provided research and analysis for cases and held a secret security clearance. Jessica also worked for the State of Illinois' Department of Juvenile Justice.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Northern Illinois University College of Law
    • Dean's List


Jessica enjoys exercising, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

J.D., Northern Illinois University College of Law, 2020

M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, 2015

B.S., Northern Illinois University, 2013