Jen Yeh

SVP, General Counsel at Checkr

Jen Yeh is currently the SVP, General Counsel at Checkr. Jen has served in many prestigious legal positions throughout their career. Jen was an Associate Counsel to President Obama from January 2015 to January 2017. Prior to that, they were a Senior Counsel at the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Legal Policy from January 2014 to December 2015. Jen also worked as Policy Counsel at Free Press from January 2012 to December 2014. Yeh began their legal career as an Associate at Jenner & Block from January 2009 to December 2012. Jen then served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Amalya L. Kearse at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit from January 2008 to December 2009. Yeh finished their clerkship experience as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Susan Oki Mollway at the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii from January 2007 to December 2008.

Jen Yeh earned their Doctor of Law from Harvard Law School and their Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management, General from University of California, Berkeley.

Some of their coworkers include Kristen Faris - SVP, Customer Success, Solutions & Partnerships, Rebecca Carr - VP, Chief of Staff to CEO, and Jonathan Perichon - Co-Founder & Head of Checkr X. Jen Yeh reports to Daniel Yanisse, CEO & Co-Founder.


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  • SVP, General Counsel

    March, 2022 - present

  • VP & General Counsel

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