legislativecounsel.ca.gov

Jessica Kenny

925 L Street

Sacramento, California 95814

Office: 916-341-8362

Jessica.Kenny@legislativecounsel.ca.gov

Jessica Kenny is a deputy legislative counsel. She joined the office in 2018.

Ms. Kenny is assigned to the Legislative Services Branch. This branch is responsible for advising the Members and legislative staff on legislative procedure, appropriations and the state budget the Political Reform Act of 1974, election law, litigation, personnel issues, and other legislative matters, and for drafting contracts and leases.

Prior to joining the office, Ms. Kenny worked as a litigation associate in Sacramento and a labor & employment associate in San Francisco. She also interned at various public offices, including California Attorney General's Office, Santa Clara County Counsel's Office, and California Supreme Court.

Ms. Kenny received her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where she worked at the East Bay Community Law Center and served as an editor for the California Law Review. She earned her undergraduate degree in English from Occidental College and a Master's degree in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Ms. Kenny is a member of the California State Bar.