Jill L. Schubert

Associate || Sacramento

Jill Schubert is an associate in Ogletree’s Sacramento office. She represents employers before federal and state courts, administrative agencies, and in arbitrations throughout California in all areas of employment law, with particular focus on individual harassment, discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, and defamation claims. Jill also counsels employers on a wide range of employment issues, including wage and hour compliance, disciplinary actions, terminations, disability and religious accommodations, leaves of absence, employee policies and handbooks, and reductions in force.

Jill has a practical, holistic approach to both litigation and advise work, and enjoys helping clients resolve their legal issues efficiently. Jill has been recognized among the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for labor and employment litigation since 2021, and was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2022.

Jill is a board member of the Women Lawyers of Sacramento, a non-profit that promotes the interests of women in the law and the community at large. The organization provides education programming, networking opportunities, supports judicial candidates and legislation advancing the interests of women, and funds scholarships for deserving law students and grants to non-profit community organizations supporting women and children in the Sacramento area. Jill is also the proud mom of two great kids, who keep her plenty busy outside of work.

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Jill worked at a Sacramento litigation defense firm where she largely represented public entities and non-profits, including public universities, counties, cities, school districts, religious organizations, and healthcare systems throughout California. During law school, she externed for the Hon. Consuelo M. Callahan of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Learn more about Jill L. Schubert


Admittance to Practice

Professional Activities

  • Women Lawyers of Sacramento, Board Member (2022-present)
  • Sacramento County Bar Association (Labor and Employment Law Section)
  • State Bar of California (Labor and Employment Law Section)

Ones To Watch - Lawyer Logo

Insights by Jill L. Schubert