Employer Honor Roll

The 2020-21 Employer Honor Roll recognizes employers who hired recent College of Law graduates in the Classes of 2018, 2019 and 2020.

All Honor Roll employers hired at least two students from this group of recent graduates into full-time positions lasting at least one year or more. For Honor Roll purposes, “recent graduates” are defined as graduates who are hired on or before March 15th of the year following graduation. Asterisks denote employers that are new or returning to the Employer Honor Roll.

2020-21 Honor Roll awardees


Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office
Circuit Court of Cook County
Deloitte Tax LLP
Winston & Strawn LLP


Chapman and Cutler LLP
Jenner & Block LLP
Jones Day
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
McGuireWoods LLP
Sangamon County State’s Attorney’s Office
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Department of Justice – Executive Office for Immigration Review
Vedder Price


Baker McKenzie
Edelson PC*
Esbrook Law P.C.*
Hart McLaughlin & Eldridge
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.
Lavelle Law, Ltd.
LivingstonBarger Law Firm
McGuire Law, P.C.
Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.
Quarles & Brady LLP
The Hunt Law Group, LLC


Allstate Insurance Company
Brady, Connolly & Masuda, P.C.*
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP*
Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC
Equip for Equality
Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP
Hall Prangle and Schoonveld LLC
Hansford & Deckert LLP*
Heavner, Beyers & Mihlar, LLC
Hickey & Associates, LLC
Illinois Appellate Court, Third District
Jackson Lewis P.C.*
Katten & Temple, LLP*
King & Wood Mallesons*
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender*
Masuda Funai*
McDermott Will & Emery
McDonald’s Corporation
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Office of the State Appellate Defender*
Pedersen & Houpt
Roeder Law Offices LLC
Ropes & Gray LLP
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP*
Schiff Hardin LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Sheppard Mullin
Sidley Austin LLP
U.S. Department of Homeland Security*
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois*
Will County State’s Attorney’s Office*