Jennifer Waaler Stock

Jennifer Waaler Stock

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Jennifer W. Stock began her legal career as a trial attorney in Illinois, first with the Kane County Public Defender's Office for three and a half years and then in private practice for seven years with The Law Offices of Kathleen Colton, Ltd. While in Illinois Ms. Stock exclusively practiced criminal defense. In 2008 Ms. Stock moved to Colorado Springs and in 2009 joined Edward T. Farry, Jr. P.C. as an associate attorney where she continues to practice criminal defense but has added civil litigation to her resume. Ms. Stock has successfully represented plaintiffs in civil lawsuits ranging from wrongful death and dog bite cases in state court to civil rights lawsuits in federal court. Ms. Stock also represents clients in probate matters ranging from guardianship and conservatorship proceedings to will contests. Ms. Stock is a graduate of Middlebury College where she received her bachelor's degree in history and Northern Illinois University College of Law where she received her JD.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2009

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Criminal Law
  • 50% Civil Litigation
  • DUI
  • Juvenile
  • Misdemeanors and Felonies

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1997
  • Colorado, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2009


  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1997
  • Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois Bar, Member, 1997 - Present
  • Colorado Bar, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • El Paso County Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, Member
  • Colorado Alternate Defense Counsel, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices of Kathleen Colton, Ltd., Batavia, IL, Associate Attorney, 2001 - 2008
  • Kane County Public Defender's Office, St. Charles, IL, Assistant Public Defender, 1997 - 2001
  • Kane County Public Defender's Office, Intern, 1996 - 1997
  • Public Defender's Service Washington D.C, Intern, 1995