Jane E. Wainwright

  • Attorney
  • Traverse City, Michigan Office

Jane Wainwright is an attorney in the Firm’s Traverse City office where she focuses her practice on municipal law, employment and labor law, insurance defense, law enforcement defense, and litigation. She has extensive litigation experience from serving as an Assistant Prosecutor in Berrien County Michigan for nearly ten years where she completed over 50 jury trials. She has proven courtroom success as a former prosecutor where she won many cases involving homicide, criminal sexual conduct, and other violent assaults.

Overview

Jane Wainwright is an attorney in the Firm’s Traverse City office where she focuses her practice on municipal law, employment and labor law, insurance defense, law enforcement defense, and litigation. She served as an Assistant Prosecutor in Berrien County Michigan for nearly ten years where she completed over 50 jury trials. She has proven courtroom success as a former prosecutor where she won many cases involving homicide, criminal sexual conduct, and other violent assaults.

She has extensive litigation experience which includes legal research, writing, and analysis; preparing briefs, appeals, and motion practice; designing and implementing case strategies for trial; preparing and examining witnesses for trial and other hearings; and presenting facts, law, and arguments to judges and juries for court proceedings.

Ms. Wainwright is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and served as a member on the Southwest Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force. In 2021, she was recognized and awarded for Excellent Prosecution of Child Abuse Cases by the Child Advocacy Center of Southwest Michigan. She received a Juris Doctor degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and a Bachelor’s degree in English from the University of West Georgia.

Education

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D.
University of West Georgia, B.A.

Memberships and Associations

State Bar of Michigan
Southwest Michigan Human Trafficking TaskForce

Education

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D.
University of West Georgia, B.A.