Jennifer L. Bechtold is an associate attorney at G. Briceno Law Firm. Originally from Idaho, Jennifer earned her undergraduate degree at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where she majored in Government and International Studies and minored in Spanish. Jennifer then earned her Juris Doctorate from Gonzaga University.
Jennifer first considered a legal career when she visited the US Senate as part of a national youth leadership conference. Jennifer felt empowered hearing the sound of her heels echoing down the halls and knew she wanted to hear that sound every day. After becoming interested in political science and civic as an undergraduate, she decided to become a lawyer.
While in Arizona, Jennifer worked closely with a personal injury attorney and learned how to develop a case from open to close. She enjoyed being able to tell her clients’ stories and advocate for them. Thanks to this early introduction to personal injury law. Jennifer felt ready to tackle the challenges of advocating for clients. Jennifer has grown to become a fearless litigator during her career and enjoys arguing the law in both motion writing and in court.
Over her legal career, Jennifer has met many memorable clients and has learned something from each of them. Jennifer especially enjoys working with G Briceno Law because she can give clients a sense of security at a time when they need it most. Jennifer is an active member of both the Arizona State Bar Association and the Washington state Bar Association. Jennifer was selected as one of the Top 40 Under 40 plaintiffs’ lawyer by The National Trial lawyer. She serves as a Washington State Association for Justice Spokane Roundtable Chair and is an Eagle Member of the Washington State Association for Justice. Jennifer is also a member of the Washington Women Lawyer and the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce. When she is not working, Jennifer enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and her dog, Dixie.