Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Jennifer Jech Simonson joined Roth Staffing companies in 2004 and serves companies’ Senior Vice President and General Counsel, overseeing the organization’s Legal, Human Resources, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and Risk Management functions. On the legal side, Jennifer spearheads the development, implementation, and revision of the policies and practices that ensure compliance with the myriad federal, state, and local laws across all the states and jurisdictions where Roth Staffing and its clients do business. She also manages the company’s litigation, contract processes, and employment law issues. On the human resources front, Jennifer is responsible for the delivery of Roth Staffing’s innovative programs and strategic HR initiatives for both its full-time and temporary employees, including hands-on, centralized management of employee relations issues for the company’s temporary workforce.
Prior to joining Roth Staffing, Jennifer represented employers and management as an employment and business litigator for seven years. She represented clients in both federal and state courts in a variety of employment and labor relations matters. Jennifer earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from UCLA and her juris doctor from UC Berkeley. She was awarded a Gold “Stevie” by the American Business Awards as Human Resources Executive of the Year in 2015 and a Silver “Stevie” in 2018.