Jennifer Matthews

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  • J. D., 1997
    DePaul University School of Law

    • B.A., Political Science, 1992, with honors
      University of California, Irvine

Professional Career

2016 - Present
Associate, Trucker Huss
San Francisco, California

2006 - 2016
Genentech, Inc.
Senior Corporate Counsel
San Francisco, California

Agilent Technologies, Inc.
Palo Alto, California

Professional Licenses
and Affiliations

Member, The State Bar of California

Member, American Bar Association

Jennifer’s practice covers a wide range of employee benefits issues. She has extensive experience helping clients with their health and welfare plans, as well as with 401(k), executive compensation and equity plans.

Jennifer counsels clients regarding ERISA plan fiduciary requirements, as well as HIPAA, Affordable Care Act, and other compliance issues. She assists plan sponsors with plan design and administrative matters, including benefit claims and appeals, and participant communications.

Prior to joining Trucker Huss, Jennifer worked at Genentech as Senior Corporate Counsel, where she advised the company regarding all aspects of benefit plans and programs, negotiated benefits contracts and provided counsel regarding new regulations. She also served as an advisor regarding benefits aspects of the mergers and acquisitions process.