Jennifer Solar was born and raised outside of Philadelphia, PA. She attended the University of Maryland where she graduated with Honors, earning degrees in Business and Rhetoric, and spent time studying abroad at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. After her undergraduate career, Jennifer moved to New York City and attended law school at Cardozo School of Law. There she served as the Committee Chair for the Sports and Entertainment Law Students Association and received her J.D. with a concentration in Intellectual Property, Entertainment and Media Law. Jennifer came to the Miss Universe Organization as a legal intern after her first year of law school, and went on to intern in-house at Comedy Central before joining the Miss Universe Organization as a full time employee in September of 2013. In her role as Counsel, Jennifer works closely with all departments of the Organization on a diverse array of endorsement, sponsorship and appearance agreements; trademark and copyright enforcement; clip and product licensing and social media issues.