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Jessica Strickland

Associate
Jessica has experience assisting clients across a variety of practice areas, on both transactional and litigation matters.
Jessica Strickland

In her transactional work, Jessica has drafted LLC operating agreements, employment contracts, and tax documents. In her litigation work, Jessica has drafted pleadings, motions, briefs, and memoranda on product liability, construction negligence, and wrongful death matters.

Before joining the firm, Jessica built skills in client communication, legal research, and legal writing as a legal intern for the Chicago-Kent Tax and Immigration Clinics.

Boards, Memberships & Certifications

  • Chicago Bar Association

  • National LGBTQ+ Bar Association

  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
  • LAGBAC: Chicago’s LGBTQ+ Bar Association
  • Chicago-Kent Alumni Ambassador

Professional Activities

Jessica has a passion for using her skills to assist those in need of legal assistance. Immigration law is at the heart of Jessica’s pro bono practice, and she is currently working on a pro bono asylum case in the Chicago Immigration Court.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions

During law school, Jessica was a Chicago-Kent Law Review associate and Diversity Committee member. Jessica earned CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for the highest grade in Federal Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Professional Responsibility, and Latinx and the Law.

  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • Illinois Bar
  • Education
    Chicago-Kent College of Law, JD, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2021
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas, BS, 2016