About Jana Eisinger

Jana Eisinger began her law career as a New York City prosecutor where she earned a reputation as a tough, unrelenting advocate for justice. Her subsequent private-sector experience includes some of the largest and most celebrated defense firms in the country, notably Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP, where she handled commercial and class-action litigation for numerous Fortune 50 clients. After more than a decade in New York, she accepted an in-house counsel position with Qwest Communications (now CenturyLink) in Denver where she managed the company’s significant securities litigation, international litigation, and SEC and criminal investigations. 

Over the course of her career, Jana has represented dozens of the world’s leading companies and organizations in a variety of legal areas, including securities, antitrust, product liability, and insurance. In addition to her experience representing companies defending against individual and class actions, Jana has also prosecuted third-party and insurance recovery actions, and obtained the recovery of tens of millions of dollars for her clients.

Prior to practicing law, Jana was a journalist for a number of newspapers across the country, including the New York Times and the Miami Herald. She is a cum laude graduate of Duke University, where she earned a B.A. in History, and a cum laude graduate of Boston College Law School. In addition, she has studied at the Sorbonne, Paris VII in Paris, France, and at Kings College, Oxford.

Bar Admissions

New York

Colorado

U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit

U.S. District Court Southern District of New York

Pro Hac Vice - Northern District of Illinois

Pro Hac Vice - Western District of Kentucky

Pro Hac Vice - Central District of California

Pro Hac Vice - Northern District of California

Education

Boston College Law School     J.D. 1993 - Cum Laude

Duke University     B.A. 1988     Major: History

Past Employment

MASSACHUSETTS COURT OF APPEALS     Clerk to Justice Edith L. Fine

DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, Queens County, NY     Assistant District Attorney

HERZFELD & RUBIN

SKADDEN, ARPS, SLATE, MEAGHER & FLOM

DICKSTEIN SHAPIRO

Qwest Communications (now CenturyLink)

Amicus Holdings

MDC Holdings