Greg Dickinson has worked on litigation matters in a wide range of practice areas. As a former judicial clerk, he has experience drafting memoranda and orders on motions to dismiss, remand, class certification, summary judgment, discovery disputes, and relief from judgment.

During law school, Greg worked as student attorney with the Federal Civil Rights Clinic, for which he was provisionally admitted to practice in federal court where he represented clients in civil rights cases. He drafted and filed all trial motions, responses, and pre-trial documents, and has experience conducting discovery and settlement negotiations as well as executing agreements.

  • Credentials


    • 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
      Legal Writing and Analysis, Introduction to Advocacy, Teaching Assistant
      Honorable Paul P. Biebel, Jr., Circuit Court of Cook County, Criminal Division, Judicial Extern (2015)
    • University of Illinois, B.A., Economics and Political Science, 2013

    Bar Admissions

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


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

          Professional Memberships

          • American Bar Association
        • Insights

          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

          • Federal Civic Rights Clinic, Student Attorney (2016-2017)