Jill is a member of Moss & Barnett’s real estate team, representing clients in a broad range of general real estate transactions and representing lenders who originate and sell loans secured by multifamily projects to secondary market investors, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Within this practice, Jill examines title, survey, and other due diligence items, reviews legal opinions, prepares loan documents, and works with all transaction parties to ensure a smooth closing.

Moss & Barnett has become one of the leading law firms nationwide in representing Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae lenders. The firm has closed thousands of these loans in every product line, including:

  • Portfolio and capital markets executions
  • Credit facilities and other structured transactions
  • Tax-exempt bond and other targeted affordable housing programs
  • Seniors housing
  • Manufactured housing
  • Small-balance loans

Prior to joining Moss & Barnett, Jill clerked at a real estate management and development company and, later, a Twin Cities law firm handling research and due diligence for real estate and other legal matters. Jill’s background includes further real estate work for an investment and management company.



University of St. Thomas School of Law., J.D., cum laude; University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy Recruitment Director; Real Estate Law Association Founder and President; Dean’s Award for Bankruptcy Litigation Clinic; Dean’s List for 2021 Fall Semester

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.A., Economics and Business and Entrepreneurship Certificates; Co-President of Badger Cheese Club


  • Minnesota

News & Insights


Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers