Jenifer Robbins is the former General Counsel, Chief Operating Officer, and Senior Managing Director of FPL Advisory Group, a global professional services firm specializing in executive recruitment, compensation consulting, and organizational, financial & strategic consulting . Prior to her stint at FPL, Ms. Robbins was with the Chicago-based law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman where she counseled public and private clients on a variety of general corporate and commercial matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, start-ups and private equity and corporate finance transactions.
Ms. Robbins is a past president and member of the board of the Chicago Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, a bar association which serves more than 2000 in-house attorneys in Illinois. During her presidency of ACC Chicago, Ms. Robbins focused on expanding its Diversity Summer Internship Program and creating the ACC Chicago Street Law program, a diversity pipeline project that brings corporate counsel into underserved high school classrooms.
Ms. Robbins received a J.D. from Harvard Law School, cum laude, and served as the Director of the Harvard Legislative Research Bureau and as a Supervising Editor for the Harvard Journal on Legislation. She received a B.A. in Finance and Political Science, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.