MANUEL VALLE represents clients in a broad range of appeals, regulatory disputes, complex commercial litigation, and government enforcement actions. Manuel has experience representing clients at each level of the federal judiciary, as well as before federal administrative agencies and in state courts.
Before joining Sidley, Manuel served as a law clerk for Associate Justice Clarence Thomas of the United States Supreme Court during October Term 2021. Manuel also served as a law clerk for The Honorable Judge Joan L. Larsen of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and The Honorable Judge Edith H. Jones of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Manuel earned his law degree with high honors from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was a Rubenstein Scholar and served as the book review and symposium editor for the University of Chicago Law Review. He received his B.A. in Latin and English from Hillsdale College, where he graduated summa cum laude.