Jenni K. Mikel
Practice Emphases
Family Law, Divorce, Custody and Parenting Time, Asset Division, Business Contract Law, Criminal Law

Professional Experience
Jenni joined Perkins Law in April, 2022. Before joining Perkins Law, Jenni founded and managed two businesses—a consulting firm and a laser tattoo removal business. During law school, Jenni worked as a clerk for the Hon. Youlee Yim You, magistrate judge for the Ninth Circuit District Court, and practiced as a Rule 9 criminal law attorney in Washington. Jenni’s coursework in law school emphasized writing, business and business related legal fields. Jenni brings her pragmatic problem solving approach to her family law practice while maintaining a client centered focus.

Education
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO – B.A. History – 2017
  • Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR – Juris Doctorate

Community Involvement
Jenni established and manages a tattoo removal program for women who have been branded by sex traffickers. Jenni also teaches non-profit community yoga classes. In addition, Jenni actively participates in the Lake Oswego High School Football Quarterback Club.

Awards
  • Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA, - B.A. Pre Law and Political Science
  • 2020 Recipient of the National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Law Graduate Award
Interests
When not spending time outdoors snowboarding or surfing, Jenni spends her free time learning about law and immersing herself in classic and modern literature. She also enjoys spending time with her three teenage boys and participating in their athletic activities. Jenni is an avid cook, yoga enthusiast, runner and leisure cyclist.