Jordon Kendall is an attorney with a specialty in international law originally from Lincoln, Nebraska.
She graduated summa cum laude from Harvard university in 1973 and has subsequently been a Rhodes scholar. Among her political career highlights are Associate Counsel, U.S. Delegation to the United Nations, General Counsel, U.S. Delegation to the United Nations and General Counsel for the United Nations. She has been Leo McGarry's attorney when he was subject to a congressional hearing and was later asked by the President to provide legal advice regarding the assassination of Abdul ibn Sharif.
- Special Counsel to Chief of Staff