Overview

Greg is a versatile and talented problem solver who works on a wide variety of commercial litigation matters. With experience in everything from antitrust and securities class actions, to contract disputes, product liability cases, and regulatory matters, Greg has time and again proven his ability to adapt his skills to the task at hand.  

Prior to joining Schiff Hardin, Greg honed his skills as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Nanette K. Laughrey in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri. During law school, he worked as a student attorney with the Federal Civil Rights Clinic, for which he was provisionally admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois. He represented multiple clients in civil rights cases, gaining valuable experience conducting discovery and settlement negotiations, as well as drafting and filing all trial motions, responses, and pre-trial documents.

  • Credentials

    Education

    • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 2017, magna cum laude
      University of Illinois Law Review, Managing Notes and Comments Editor
      CALI Awards: Federal Courts, Federal Civil Rights Clinic
    • University of Illinois, B.A., Economics and Political Science, 2013

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois
      • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

          Clerkships

          • Honorable Nanette K. Laughrey, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri (2017-2018)

          Professional Memberships

          • American Bar Association
        • Insights

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          News Release

          Schiff Helps Political Dissident Secure Asylum

          Schiff successfully secured asylum for a pro bono client who had faced persecution for political activities as a community organizer in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

          Blog Post

          Amendments to the Illinois Equal Pay Act

          Schiff Hardin Employment Law Landscape

          Blog Post
          Blog Post

          Product Liability in the Internet of Things

          Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog

          Other Publications

          • “One Justice, Two Justice, Red Justice, Blue Justice: Dissecting the Role of Political Ideology in Supreme Court Nominations,” 2017 Ill. L. Rev. 345.
        • Citizenship

          Pro Bono Activities

          Greg is committed to pro bono legal work. He has represented asylum seekers, in conjunction with the National Immigrant Justice Center, as well as several individuals seeking redress for constitutional rights violations.