Jennifer Vedra is Senior Counsel in Tyson & Mendes’ Colorado office. An experienced litigator, she has defended individuals as well as small and international companies. Ms. Vedra has represented her clients in a variety of matters including personal injury, products liability, toxic torts, and complex commercial and international disputes. She also has extensive experience in the restaurant and hospitality industries, and was in-house counsel to a global hotel company prior to joining the firm.
Ms. Vedra has successfully defended clients in state and federal courts across the country and in the United Kingdom. She has used her experience and advocacy to obtain full defense verdicts at jury and bench trials in Colorado state courts, and to have claims dismissed on summary judgment, giving clients significant relief. Ms. Vedra routinely steps into cases to prepare them for trial or for other pivotal moments in a case to meet the client’s needs.
Ms. Vedra obtained her law degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2011. During law school, she acted as an articles editor on the Transportation Law Journal. Ms. Vedra attended undergraduate university at TCU in Ft. Worth, Texas, and was a soccer player and member of Sigma Kappa Sorority. After graduating and before entering law school, she worked at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company.
Outside of work, Ms. Vedra enjoys playing soccer, running, cycling, and skiing with her two children and her husband.