Jaclyn Ford's practice focuses on all aspects of business litigation and employment law. Her litigation background includes handling disputes related to commercial contracts, employment, real estate, shareholder rights, business torts, and trade secrets. Jaclyn is experienced in all aspects of the litigation process, from pre-lawsuit negotiations, discovery, law and motion practice, mediation, settlement, trial preparation, to appellate practice. Jaclyn has also successfully advised a variety of different types of employers on compliance with state and federal labor and employment laws. She has additionally drafted and reviewed various employment documents such as employee contracts and workplace policies and procedures.
Prior to joining Structure Law Group in 2014, Jaclyn was a litigation attorney at a well-established firm in Oakland, where she represented clients ranging from individuals to large corporations. Her practice there primarily focused on the defense of California Community Care Facilities.
While a law student at Santa Clara University, Jaclyn volunteered as a Certified Law Clerk at the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office and at the Katherine and George Alexander Community Law Center’s Workers’ Rights clinic.
In her free time, Jaclyn enjoys going to Sharks games, exploring new spots in the Bay Area and camping in the desert.
J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law
Research Editor, Santa Clara Law Review, Volume 50
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Clara County Bar Association
- Northern California Rising Star 2016
- Northern California Rising Star 2017