Jaclyn Bryk Welch The J. M. Smucker Company Director & Managing Counsel – Litigation Jaclyn is Director & Managing Counsel, Litigation, at The J. M. Smucker Company based in Orrville, Ohio. Jaclyn graduated from John Carroll University in 2001 followed by The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University in 2004. Following law school, Jaclyn joined Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC in Charleston, West Virginia, where her practice focused on complex commercial litigation. In 2010, Jaclyn joined Tucker Ellis LLP in Cleveland, Ohio, where her practice focused on product liability litigation. Jaclyn joined Smucker in October 2011. Jaclyn’s current practice entails managing the Company’s litigation portfolio and claims including, but not limited to, class action litigation, California’s Proposition 65 litigation, and commercial disputes. Jaclyn resides in Cleveland, Ohio, with her husband, Brian, and their son, Christian.