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Jenn Urban

Adjunct Faculty, Attorney and Advisor for Nonprofits at Legal for Good, PLLC
Degree
J.D., Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jenn Urban leads the Nonprofit Organizations Clinic at the Universty of St. Thomas Interprofessional Center for Counseling and Legal Services. 

Jenn is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison as well as Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. After graduation, she served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Peggy L. Bryant, Tenth District Court of Appeals for the State of Ohio. Before transitioning to private practice, Jenn served four years as an Assistant Attorney General at the Office of the Ohio Attorney General in the Charitable Law Section. Jenn learned the importance of protecting charitable assets through investigation and enforcement. While an Assistant Attorney General, Jenn also regulated Ohio’s healthcare and nonprofit organization structures through the review of merger and acquisition transactions; mediated complex healthcare disputes and separations; lead an enforcement team; represented the State in administrative hearings regarding charity gaming license suspensions and revocations; and executed/upheld settlement agreements.

Jenn also honed her nonprofit business acumen while serving as the Executive Director of a Minnesota nonprofit with business operations in three states. She is currently active in the Minnesota and Ohio legal communities, enjoys teaching and speaking at legal education seminars, and is a member of numerous prominent local legal organizations. Jenn is dedicated to providing each of her clients with education, creative solutions, and reliable advice.

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
LAWS 956 - 01 Clinic: Nonprofit Org. I - T - R - - - 1330 - 1455
CRN: 43126 Instructor: Jennifer L. Urban This nonprofit clinical course focuses on the legal needs of aspiring nonprofits that originate from law students at UST law. As this course helps these organizations get off the ground and sustain themselves, the course provide a vehicle graduates can harness to promote social and economic justice here and abroad. Students who take this class are better equipped to volunteer for nonprofit organizations and serve on their boards, promoting servant leadership and social justice. 2 semester commitment, 3 credits each semester (spring semester is called Advanced Nonprofit Organizations). Prerequisite: LAWS 725 Professional Responsibility (allowed to be taken concurrently)

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
LAWS 957 - 01 Clinic: Nonprofit Org. II - T - R - - - 1330 - 1455
CRN: 22708 3 Credit Hours Instructor: Jennifer L. Urban This is the second semester of the two-semester clinic related to Nonprofits Organizations work. Prerequisite: LAWS 956

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