Jennifer DukarskiEmerging Technology, Automotive & Communications Attorney at Butzel Long
Jennifer Dukarski is an Emerging Technology, Automotive & Communications Attorney for Butzel Long. Dukarski focuses her practice at the intersection of technology and communications with an emphasis on the legal issues arising from emerging and disruptive innovation: digital media and content, vehicle safety, connected and autonomous cars, shared mobility, infotainment, data privacy and security. She leads clients in securing and protecting rights in technology through transactions and litigation. Dukarski was named one of the 30 Women Defining the Future of Technology in January 2020 by Warner Communications for innovative thoughts and contributions to the tech industry.
A self-titled “recovering engineer,” that has been influenced by her high-level quality management and engineering positions with Tier 1 suppliers where she held multi-million dollar bottom line responsibility. Jen Dukarski worked extensively on successful automotive product launches, managing vendors and manufacturing facilities. She has extensive industry-based experience with field recalls and was a representative to the University of Michigan’s CIREN (Crash Injury Research & Engineering Network) and UMPIRE (University of Michigan Program for Injury Research and Education). Working as a design engineer, Jen received multiple Record of Invention Awards for contributions to patents and trade secrets. She is a Six Sigma Certified Master Black Belt.