Jessica Watkins brings close to a decade of experience working in the talent management space. Prior to joining the Miller Thomson team, Jessica practiced law for several years in the Private Client Services group of a mid-size law firm in Toronto. She also worked as the Director of Career Services for Queen’s University’s, Faculty of Law.
Jessica oversees the lifecycle for professionals at the firm and provides strategic direction for recruitment, career development, performance management, compensation, mentoring and coaching. Jessica also works closely with the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion committee.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys traveling, and is an accomplished travel photographer. She is also the proud mother of two beautiful children.
Bar admissions & education
- Ontario Bar, 2005
- Queen’s University, Faculty of Law (LL.B., 2004)
- University of Toronto (Honours B.A., 2000)
- Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL)