As a first-year associate, Kyle Jacob is working in several practice areas to learn and gain experience before choosing a practice group.

Kyle gained valuable experience as a 2016 Schiff Hardin summer associate.  Prior to working at Schiff Hardin, Kyle worked for several years as a paralegal assisting in a wide range of litigation matters, including workers compensation, maritime law, municipality defense, and general liability claims.

  • Credentials


    • IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2017, magna cum laude
      Order of the Coif
      Chicago-Kent Law Review, Notes & Comments Editor
      CALI Award: Appellate Advocacy, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Environmental Law & Policy II, Labor Law, Legal Writing II & III, Legislation, Property, and Trial Advocacy II
      Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition, Best Oral Advocate, 2014
      Appellate Lawyers Association National Moot Court Competition, Best Oral Advocate and Semifinalist, 2015
      Edmund Burke Award in Forensic Oratory, 2015-2016
    • University of Wisconsin, B.A., 2008

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois
          • Insights

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            Other Publications

            • From Garner to Graham and Beyond: Police Liability for Use of Deadly Force – Ferguson Case Study, 91 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 325 (2016)