Jenae Ball


Jenae Ball is recognized as one of the leading employment lawyers in the greater Northwest. She is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell. Washington Super Lawyers designated her a Rising Star from 2014 to 2018. She is rated as one of the top employment attorneys in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene Living Magazine from 2013 to 2021, and she has received a 10.0 Superb Rating from avvo.com.

Ms. Ball is the immediate Past President of the Spokane County Bar Association, is the Chair of the SCBA Task Force on Systemic Racism in our Regional Justice System, serves on the Washington State Bar Association’s Access to Justice Conference Planning Committee, serves on the Standing Advisory Committee for the Volunteer Lawyer’s Program, is a member of the Diversity Section and the Washington State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section and provides legal counsel to a number of regional boards.

She is the author of Employment in Washington, A Guide to Employment Laws, Regulations and Practices, 2014 – 2016 updates. Ms. Ball routinely provides training and seminars on strategies for proactively minimizing the risk of discrimination and harassment lawsuits. She is a frequent presenter at continuing legal education seminars and is a guest lecturer at Gonzaga University School of Law.

Ms. Ball and her husband, Lt. Col. Ret. Anthony Ball, call Spokane home, where they rear their two young boys and their dog, Dolly. In her free time, Ms. Ball enjoys spending time with her family and friends, alpine skiing, relaxing at Diamond Lake, running, cooking, reading and walking Dolly. She also enjoys bad reality TV.