Jenna Scott

Practice Groups:

Workers’ Compensation

Casualty/Tort Litigation

Medical Malpractice Defense

Office Locations:

St. Louis, MO



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  • Juris Doctor, Saint Louis University School of Law, 2018
  • Bachelor of Science-Accounting, Bradley University, 2015

Year Joined Firm



Heyl Royster


Jenna Scott (Associate)

Jenna focuses her practice on defending clients in workers’ compensation and civil litigation, including in the areas of personal injury claims (premises, auto, and other casualty), product liability, professional liability, and trucking.

Jenna joined the firm’s St. Louis office as an associate following graduation from law school in 2018. She received her J.D. from St. Louis University School of Law and her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Bradley University. While in law school, Jenna held multiple leadership positions including, Public Interest Law Group (Two-time Auction Co-Chair), Student Bar Association (Chief of Staff), and Business Law Association (Treasurer), Student Mentor, and Admissions Student Ambassador. After her 1L year, Jenna gained valuable legal experience as an intern for Chief United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois James Shadid in Peoria.

Jenna gained courtroom experience by using her 7-11 license the summer after her 2L year as an intern at the Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office prosecuting cases in both Traffic and Misdemeanor courts. During her final year of law school, Jenna was a member of the Civil Litigation Clinic, where she argued in front of the Western District of Missouri Court of Appeals; drafted a Missouri Court of Appeals Appellate Brief; researched and drafted a federal court reply brief; and handled civil litigation cases throughout St. Louis County.


"The Second Injury Fund: What You Need To Know," Below the Red Line - Heyl Royster Workers' Compensation Newsletter (2021) – Read Article

Public Speaking

“Understanding Workers’ Compensation”
Society for Human Resource Management Seminar 2022

“Workers’ Compensation for Human Resources”
Society for Human Resource Management Seminar 2022

Professional Associations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • The Missouri Bar
  • Illinois State Bar Association

Court Admissions

  • State Courts of Missouri
  • State Courts of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Illinois