Jessica L. Armstrong is a former Assistant Public Defender with the Eaton County Public Defender Office, where she advocated in court for the best outcomes for her clients in cases involving domestic violence, retail fraud, OWI, and other driving-related offenses. Prior to that, Ms. Armstrong worked with the Miami-Dade County Public Defender Office and the Federal Public Defender for the Southern District of Florida, where she assisted on cases involving juveniles, smuggling, fraud, capital punishment, and search and seizure issues.
Before entering the legal field, Ms. Armstrong worked in higher education at Florida Atlantic University and the University of Missouri Athletic Department. Utilizing her former work with students and student-athletes, Ms. Armstrong approaches her cases as a collaborative process between her and her clients, and she strives to help every client make an informed decision by fully understanding the ins and outs of their case and the legal process. Ms. Armstrong represents clients in state and federal cases from the investigation stage through appeal. She also leverages her past experience in higher education to assist clients facing Title IX issues involving campus sexual assault and sexual harassment.
If you are being investigated for or have been charged with a federal or state crime, call Springstead Bartish Borgula & Lynch, P.L.L.C.’s Grand Rapids office at (616) 458-5500 or our Fremont office at (231) 924-8700 or contact us online to schedule your free initial consultation.