Jennifer L. Sheridan

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Jennifer (Jenny) Sheridan is the founder and principal of JLSheridan Law, a Silicon Valley boutique law firm focused on technology transactions, IP counseling and data privacy compliance. She has earned the CIPP/US privacy certification from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). She is also the founder of StartUp Law Bootcamp, a training platform for technology attorneys as well as StartUp Law Forum, a knowledge and networking community for technology attorneys. Her in-house experience includes serving as General Counsel, Company Secretary for several tech companies.

Columbia Law School, JD, Harlan Fiske Scholar
Mills College, MA, Management
Tufts University, MA, The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy
Occidental College, AB in Economics and Diplomacy and World Affairs, Magna Cum Laude
Tech transactions
IP counseling
Privacy Compliance (CCPA, CPRA, GDPR)