Jenner & Block and the University of Chicago Law School are pleased to announce the opening of the Jenner & Block University of Chicago Law School Supreme Court and Appellate Clinic, a rigorous education and training program for University of Chicago law students to help litigate cases before the United States’ highest court.
The Clinic represents parties and amici curiae in cases before the US Supreme Court and other appellate courts. Students participate in the researching and drafting of merits briefs, amicus briefs, and cert petitions, conduct research on cases that may be suitable to bring to the Court, and help prepare... Read more
Jenner & Block announced today that Kali Bracey, former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Torts Branch of the US Department of Justice’s Civil Division (DOJ) and former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) lawyer, has rejoined the firm as a litigation partner in the Washington, DC office. Ms. Bracey... Read more
The Diversity & Flexibility Alliance announced today that the percentage of women promoted to partnership in 2016 in the U.S. Offices of many of the nation’s largest law firms has reached a five-year high of 37.3 percent. This number has steadily increased from 33 percent in 2012, aside from... Read more