Your first day at Sidley is the beginning of a lifelong relationship with a dynamic community of lawyers and alumni that is committed to excellence. Our alumni comprise a prestigious group of professionals who have built diverse skill sets at Sidley as a result of their work on interesting and challenging projects for a range of high-caliber clients. We are proud of their accomplishments and proud that they are part of the “Sidley family.”
With deep roots in the legal profession, Sidley offers myriad opportunities to apply your talents to important matters on a global stage. We recognize that there are many career possibilities available in the legal field, and you may not stay in private practice for the full duration of your career. Our Alumni Network connects all of our people, past and present, to the opportunities, resources and contacts that help contribute to a thriving career path. Sidley alumni have achieved success in a variety of roles at all levels of in-house legal departments. This includes serving as General Counsel, CEOs and Executive Directors, as well as professors and other university posts throughout the U.S.
Our alumni have worked for a wide array of prominent corporations, nonprofits and trade associations at all levels of their legal departments, including numerous General Counsel, as well as in the C-suite and in other executive functions.
We are honored to include a President and First Lady of the United States among our alumni ranks. Many of our alumni have served in high-profile public sector roles as judges, law clerks and government representatives across the U.S. and internationally with organizations and agencies including:
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
- Court of Justice of the European Union
- European Commission
- U.S. Attorney’s Offices in more than 15 states
- U.S. Congress
- U.S. Courts in more than 15 states
- U.S. Department of Justice
- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
- World Trade Organization
To learn more about our Alumni Network, please click here.
Our alumni’s stories say it best. Read more of our alumni stories in our Alumni Profiles Series; highlights include: