JILLIAN SHERIDAN STONECIPHER is a litigation associate in the Washington D.C., office. She has experience representing clients in a wide range of litigation, including appellate and class action litigation, regarding topics such as the First Amendment, trademark, and trade secrets.
Prior to joining Sidley, Jillian served as a law clerk for the Honorable Gregg J. Costa of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and for the Honorable Barbara M. G. Lynn, chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.
Jillian received her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School, where she participated in the final round of the Ames Moot Court Competition, interned at the Digital Media Law Project, and served on the Senior Board of the Harvard Journal of Law & Gender. Before law school she graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in Plan II Honors and a B.S. in Political Communication. While there, she served as Editor in Chief of The Daily Texan.