Jessica K. Wiesak

Jessica K. Wiesak

Associate

Email: jwiesak@gawthrop.com
Tel: (610) 696-8225
Fax: (610) 696-7111
Assistant: Ann Ciliberto
Email: aciliberto@gawthrop.com

Jessica K. Wiesak focuses her practice in business and real estate law as well as education, municipal and land development law.

Jessica began her law career as a summer associate for Gawthrop Greenwood in 2012 and 2013, and joined the firm full-time after graduating, cum laude, from the evening division of Temple University Beasley School of Law. During her first two years of law school, Jessica taught high school social studies full-time. While at Temple, she served as an ACE (Academic Core Enrichment) Program counselor and won awards for outstanding oral advocacy, best paper, and distinguished class performance. At graduation, she received the Catherine Donahue Memorial Award and Reuben E. Cohen Memorial

Jessica was born and raised in suburban Philadelphia. She received her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University. After college, she served two years as a teacher in the School District of Philadelphia as a Teach For America corps member during which time she earned a Master’s Degree in Education at Chestnut Hill College. She also worked as a Program Coordinator at the American Red Cross House in West Philadelphia. She then taught for six years in the Social Studies Department at Mount St. Joseph Academy, her alma mater, where she actively worked with administrators, other faculty, and students on many projects and events.

Jessica is a member of the Chester County Bar Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association. She serves on the American Red Cross Chester County Leadership Council, an advisory board of local professionals who help raise funds and awareness for the American Red Cross of Eastern Pennsylvania. She is also a member of the 2016 class of Leadership Chester County.

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Education and Special Education
  • Municipal Government
  • Land Development Law

Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania 2014
  • New Jersey 2014

Education

  • Temple University, Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, PA, J.D., cum laude, 2014
  • Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA, M.Ed., 2006
  • Georgetown University, Washington, DC, B.A., Government, 2004