Jennifer S. Mirus

Attorney -  


Phone: 608.283.1799
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Jennifer is a partner in the employment law group and has been with the firm since 1995. Jennifer has extensive experience representing employers in all aspects of employment relations, including wage and hour issues, discrimination, Family and Medical Leave, reductions in force, harassment, hiring, discipline, and terminations. Jennifer represents employers in litigation of employment-related claims and has conducted several workplace investigations. She also has extensive experience drafting employee handbooks, employment contracts, non-competition agreements, and compensation plans.

Jennifer is a sought out speaker on numerous human resources issues and conducts human resources and management trainings for clients of all sizes.

honors & recognitions
  • Named to the BestLawyers® publication’s “Women in Law” list, 2017
  • Listed in BestLawyers® in Employment Law, 2016
presentations, publications, & contributions
  • More than ten years teaching for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Small Business Development Center – Human Resources Legal Series
  • Faculty Member, Wisconsin Banker’s Association Bank Operations School
  • Regular speaker at Society of Human Resources Conferences, including Wisconsin State SHRM Conference
  • Recognition of outstanding service from the Greater Madison Area Society of Human Resource Management
  • Contributor to Forward HR Magazine, In Business Magazine, and Business Watch Magazine
Community Involvement & board memberships
  • Leadership Greater Madison
  • Legal Association for Women, Past President
  • J.D., with honors, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1993
  • B.A., with distinction, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1989
  • Law Clerk to Chief Judge William Eich, Wisconsin Court of Appeals, 1993-1995
Jennifer’s Hobbies /Interests
  • Reading, sports and cooking