Jessica Wallace graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Business emphasis. She attended Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad Law Center and obtained a Juris Doctorate in 2007. For nine years prior to joining Siri & Glimstad, Ms. Wallace worked as a case manager for a New York area law firm whose focus was on vaccine injury and vaccine rights. Ms. Wallace was involved in every aspect of these cases from intake to closing.
Ms. Wallace has worked on vaccine injury cases involving mild, moderate, severe and catastrophic injuries requiring life care plans. For example, in a case resulting in a multi-million-dollar judgment in favor of a vaccine injured individual, the Special Master in the Federal Court of Claims, Vaccine Injury Compensation Program noted that “Jessica Lucas was instrumental in bringing about an informal resolution of this case.”
Ms. Wallace has also assisted hundreds of individuals and families throughout the United States in obtaining exemptions from immunization requirements for school, daycare, immigration, and newborns. Ms. Wallace has also been involved in cases regarding bankruptcy, family law, probate, guardianship, personal injury and medical malpractice.
Ms. Wallace is a Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator and a volunteer with the 17th Judicial Circuit’s Guardian Ad Litem program which is an organization dedicated to helping abused, abandoned and neglected children.