Prior to joining Sidley, Laura participated in Sidley’s summer associate program in 2020. While in law school, she also served as a legal intern with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund.
Laura earned her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. She was a student attorney in the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project of the Mandel Legal Aid Clinic, where she worked on a lawsuit that recently achieved one of Chicago’s largest settlements for wrongly convicted persons.
Before attending law school, Laura served in Teach for America as a middle and high school social studies teacher.
Laura graduated with an A.B. in Government from Harvard College.
Admissions & Certifications
- The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 2021
- Harvard University, A.B., 2013