About Jennifer

Jennifer M. Wagner, J.D., is an associate with Reed, Armstrong, Mudge & Morrissey, P.C., in Edwardsville, IL. She has been associated with the firm since January 2013. Jennifer was born in Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1981. She graduated from Edwardsville High School in 1999.

During law school at Southern Illinois University School of Law, Jennifer was a member of the Journal of Legal Medicine and published an article concerning the need for hospitals to comply more fully with the Americans with Disabilities Act as it applies to hearing-impaired patients. She also worked in the Southern Illinois University Civil Practice Clinic, providing free legal assistance to senior citizens in the thirteen southernmost counties in Illinois. While enrolled in the clinic as a student, Jennifer received the Howard Eisenberg Client Service Award for outstanding

Defense of
Personal Injury
Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist claims
Actions on Insurance Policies
Claims for Vexatious Delay or Refusal to Settle or Denial of Claim
Fire Claims
Actions for Breach of Contract and Declaratory Judgment
Workers’ Compensation
Defense verdict obtained at jury trial in McMurray v. Fields in Madison County in 2014.
Defense of workers’ compensation claims from trial before the arbitrators through the appeals process, including successful defense on appeal of Scoggins v. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, 2014 IL App (5th) 130198WC-U (Rule 23 Order).
Presented oral argument at the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in November 2012.

Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., Biology, 2003
Southern Illinois University, J.D., 2011, cum laude
Published member of the Journal of Legal Medicine, 2010

Illinois Bar

Illinois State Bar Association
Madison County Bar Association

Traffic Light Dispute/Personal Injury

United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2012