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Jennifer L. Muse

Associate

Education

Michigan State University College of Law, J.D.
  • summa cum laude; Jurisprudence Awards in Research, Writing and Analysis: Intellectual Property; Basic Income Tax B; International Sale of Goods; State and Local Taxation
  • Dean Charles H. King Scholar
  • Michigan State Law Review, Editor-in-Chief; MSU Law Arbitration Team; Intellectual Property Law Society
University of Nebraska, M.M.
  • Music - Flute Performance
Baldwin Wallace University, B.M.
  • Music - Flute Performance, Jazz Emphasis
  • summa cum laude; Presidential Scholarship

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan

  • Labor & Employment Law Section
  • Arts, Communications, Entertainment & Sports Law Section

American Bar Association

  • Young Lawyers Division--Labor and Employment Law Committee Member
Overview
Experience
News & Resources
Honors

Overview

Ms. Muse is an associate in the firm’s Labor and Employment Department. Her practice focuses on assisting in employment litigation, wage and hour compliance, and employment counseling.

  • Assists with various stages of state and federal litigation, including responding to complaints, drafting discovery requests and responses and crafting dispositive motions
  • Aids in defending claims brought by the Michigan Department of Civil Rights, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
  • Drafts and reviews employment contracts and severance agreements
  • Assists in counseling clients on wage and hour matters under state and federal laws, including the Fair Labor Standards Act

Experience

Served as a judicial extern for the Honorable David W. McKeague of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit while attending law school

Worked as a rights & reproductions intern in the Indianapolis Museum of Art while attending law school 

News & Resources

Publications

Blogs

Honors

  • Honorable Mention, 44nd Annual Rossman Award, 2017 (for "Monkeys's and Elephants and Koalas, Oh My!")