A headshot of Jacquelyn Kapinos.

Jacquelyn A. Kapinos

Associate She / Her / Hers

Jacquelyn Kapinos is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department who focuses her practice on real estate and construction litigation matters. Prior to joining Ballard Spahr, Jacquelyn worked at one of the largest law firms in Maryland, where she prepared litigation pleadings and motions, assessed insurance claims, prepared for and took depositions of opposing parties, and represented and advised clients in various matters.

Jacquelyn was a student attorney while attending law school. In this role, she provided legal counseling and training to clients on environmental regulatory processes, including the Maryland Public Service Commission’s CPCN process for electric utility projects. Jacquelyn also has experience as a law clerk and legal intern.

Professional Highlights

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Christopher B. Kehoe, Maryland Court of Special Appeals, 2021-2022

Professional Activities

Maryland State Bar Association

Baltimore City Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Speaking Engagements

Presenter, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) 8th Annual Colloquium, IUCN Academy of Environmental Law


Contributing author, “The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Emergence of the Modern Middle East,” Library Partners Press, April 4, 2018



University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, (J.D. and Environmental Law Certificate, 2021)
President, Maryland Environmental Law Society
Senior Editor, Maryland Journal of International Law

Wake Forest University (B.A., cum laude, 2018)




U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland