Director of Programs
Jennafer has been a legal services attorney since 1997, including 12 years in a supervisory or managerial role. She has practiced in diverse geographic regions and in multiple subject areas in previous positions at Mental Health Advocacy Project (a project of Law Foundation of Silicon Valley) in San Jose, California; Legal Action of Wisconsin; Washington (DC) Legal Clinic for the Homeless; and Nevada Legal Services. Since February 2013, her practice has focused exclusively on domestic violence appeals and includes supervising pro bono co-counsel, paid and volunteer FVAP attorneys, and fellows. Ms. Wagner has been intimately involved in identifying the legal issues facing survivors in other areas of the state and developing the appellate legal strategy to address those issues, including the on-the-ground training and technical assistance necessary to preserve the issues for appeal.