Goldberg Segalla Welcomes Jennifer Y. Weller

Goldberg Segalla Welcomes Jennifer Y. Weller

June 4, 2018

Goldberg Segalla added partner Jennifer Y. Weller to the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group in St. Louis.

Weller counsels and defends employers, insurers, brokers, and third-party administrators in workers’ compensation matters throughout Missouri and Illinois, and provides prospective and existing clients with ongoing updates, alerts, and advice on workers’ compensation defense and emerging trends in claims and litigation. In over 20 years of experience handling workers’ compensation matters, Weller has defended  a vast range of alleged physical, emotional, and “mental-mental” injuries from claimants in numerous industries and sectors, spanning accidental injuries, repetitive trauma, “horseplay,” alleged assault, and more. She also draws on over three years of experience as a staff attorney at Zurich North America.

Weller earned her bachelor’s in Political Science from St. Louis University and earned her J.D. from the university’s School of Law. Active in the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Weller is also a long-time board member of Kids’ Chance, Inc. of Missouri, a charitable organization providing scholarships to the children of employees who were either killed or severely disabled in work-related injuries in Missouri. Weller has served the organization in numerous roles, including president and co-chair of the Kids’ Chance Golf Tournament annual fundraiser.