Jen Cornell

Jen Cornell is an attorney with Nilan Johnson Lewis in Minneapolis. Her background in management gives her a unique perspective when it comes to employment law—that of her clients. Having held several leadership positions in her former career as a firefighter, she understands what it takes to manage and train employees and is accustomed to solving complex problems quickly and efficiently. Clients also appreciate Jen’s drive and determination and trust her to provide honest, thorough and creative advice to help them make the right decisions for their business.

Jen’s practice focuses on all areas of employment law, with an emphasis on highly sensitive internal investigations, complex class action litigation and data-driven preventative audits for both local and national clients.

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Employers Face Steep Penalties Fines are going up, and courts are getting stricter regarding employment eligibility compliance. Employers who aren't on the ball with their documentation and recordkeeping practices are at risk. Be sure to take particular note of a new version of Form I-9 that is now a requirement.  If it’s not clear to employers that Uncle Sam means business regarding employment...

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