About Jenna

Jenna Poligo is an integral member of Stoel Rives’ Litigation Group. Jenna represents clients in complex business and commercial disputes, including cases involving defective products, violations of the Washington Consumer Protection Act, federal and state antitrust statutes, and insurance coverage disputes. Jenna defends clients and their interests in both individual lawsuits and class actions in both state and federal courts across the country and advises clients through mediation, arbitration, trial, and appeals.

As an efficient and effective advocate for her clients, Jenna delivers practical solutions and works diligently to resolve complex disputes for clients both in and out of the formal litigation process. Jenna also stays active in the community through her pro bono and volunteer work.

Before joining Stoel Rives, Jenna was an associate and summer associate at Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP, in Philadelphia. Jenna was also judicial law clerk to the Honorable Gerald J. Pappert of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 2015.

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Class Actions

  • Representation of Washington healthcare provider in putative class action alleging violations of Washington’s Charity Care Act; collaborated with litigation team to obtain favorable individual settlement.
  • Pro bono representation of class of plaintiffs seeking to protect private and personal data from disclosure under the Washington Public Records Act.

Commercial Litigation

  • Representation of insurer in multiple lawsuits seeking insurance coverage and alleging bad faith and violations of Washington’s Insurance Fair Conduct Act, relating to condominium damage claims. Recently obtained complete dismissal of all claims at summary judgment and favorably resolved similar matters in client’s favor.
  • Representation of auto manufacturer in products liability action involving automotive component parts alleging violations of Washington law.
  • Representation of healthcare services and products company in action brought by the Washington Attorney General asserting violations of Washington’s Consumer Protection Act and other torts.
  • Representation of healthcare provider in defense of claims by former shareholders seeking to void a release agreement. Obtained complete dismissal of all claims with prejudice at summary judgment, obtained award of attorneys’ fees for client, and successfully defended summary judgment decision on appeal.
  • Representation of purchaser in failed real estate transaction. Secured summary judgment and specific enforcement of purchase and sale agreement on behalf of client.

Privacy and Security

  • Counsel and represented businesses regarding data breaches, incident response, breach notification, and regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Representation of individuals in invasion of privacy claims arising from property dispute.

Public Interest Litigation

  • Representation of pro bono client in petition before the Indeterminate Sentencing Review Board.
  • Assisted pro bono client in legal name and gender identity change on birth certificate and governmental identification.
  • Assisted pro bono client in petitioning court for civil protection order.

Experience Gained Prior to Joining Stoel Rives

  • Member of litigation team in multi-district litigation civil antitrust action that was favorably resolved for client prior to trial.
  • Member of litigation team that simultaneously managed multiple class actions, individual actions, and arbitrations regarding breach of contract, statutory, and tort claims brought by landowners in royalty disputes.
  • Regularly obtained early resolution in putative class actions and individual actions filed by consumers pursuant to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act and other common law and statutory claims by successfully compelling claims to arbitration and/or obtaining early dismissal of actions on motions to dismiss.
  • Representation of pro bono client sentenced to life without the possibility of parole as a juvenile in his resentencing and subsequent release from custody.
  • Law clerk, The Honorable Gerald J. Pappert, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2015.
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Honors & Activities

  • Recognized in Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch in America (Commercial Litigation), 2021–2024
  • Recipient, Stoel Rives LLP Andrew Guy Pro Bono Award, 2023
  • Recognized in Puget Sound Business Journal’s “Next Generation in Law” series, September 2022
  • Young Lawyer Liaison for the Antitrust and Consumer Protection Section, Washington State Bar Association
  • Intake Committee, Legal Voice
  • Member, Antitrust and Consumer Protection Section and Litigation Section, Washington State Bar Association
  • Member, Washington Women Lawyers
  • Member, King County Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section
  • Legal Practice Scholar Award recipient, William & Mary Law School, 2014
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