Janet Bollinger Doherty


Janet Bollinger Doherty

Assistant General Counsel

Philadelphia | Cira Centre, 2929 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States of America 19104-2808
+1 215 994 2614 | +1 215 994 2222


As assistant general counsel, Janet Bollinger Doherty works closely with Dechert’s general counsel and the firm’s lawyers and personnel to create and implement risk management and compliance procedures, resolve conflicts of interest, advise on issues involving firm policies and internal controls, handle professional responsibility matters, and draft and negotiate commercial contracts and policies.

Ms. Doherty was previously an associate in the firm’s financial restructuring group.

  • La Salle University, B.A., 2005, maxima cum laude
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2008, summa cum laude, Note/Comment Editor of the Temple Law Review
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation, Greater Philadelphia Network, Membership Co-Chair
  • Turnaround Management Association, Philadelphia Chapter
  • Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project, Board Member