Jenlain Scott is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm's Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice. Prior to joining the firm, Jenlain worked as a summer associate in Foley’s Washington, D.C., office, where she worked on the SCOTUS case for Oil State v. Green’s Energy. As a law student, she interned with the International Prisoner Transfer Unit of the Department of Justice and Transparency International. She also worked as a law clerk at a prominent law firm in Washington and as a research assistant at Georgetown Law’s Annual Review of Criminal Procedure. In addition, Jenlain has served as a public policy intern for the Western Hemisphere Bureau of the U.S. Department of State.
Jenlain was a member of the Georgetown Law International Women’s Human Rights Clinic, where she drafted a brief for the Zimbabwe Constitutional Court challenging women’s custody rights under Zimbabwean law.
Jenlain co-authored a chapter called “In-House: SEC Enforcement Actions Against Compliance Officers” in the book Storming the Gatekeepers: When Compliance Officers and In-House Lawyers Are at Risk 2017 (2017).
Jenlain is proficient in Spanish.