Jennifer Barnette


Jen Barnette is an attorney at Cooley where she helps lead the firm’s Social Impact practice. Jen has significant experience counseling benefit corporations, Certified B Corps and nonprofit organizations and the investors who fund them. She advises clients on new legal issues in corporate governance, impact finance and social enterprise law. Jen is a member of the Impact Investing Legal Working Group and Echoing Green’s Legal Advisory Group. She also serves as an advisor to Carbon180 and OneWorld Training and is a member of the Center for Justice and Accountability’s Professional Network for Human Rights.


J.D., UC Berkeley School of Law