October 27, 2020

On October 27, the University of Lethbridge honored Jenner & Block Associate Julian SpearChief-Morris with its Young Alumnus of the Year award. Mr. SpearChief-Morris is a 2013 graduate of the university, in Alberta, Canada. In honoring him with the award, the university noted Mr. SpearChief-Morris’ success as an undergraduate, where he was a standout on the Pronghorns men’s basketball team and an accomplished student. By the time of his graduation, he had demonstrated academic excellence that saw him achieve the highest cumulative GPA of his program’s graduating class, earning him the Urban and Regional Studies prize.

At Jenner & Block, Mr. SpearChief-Morris represents businesses, tribal governments, and individuals navigating complex and interconnected legal, political, and policy challenges. His work includes involvement in all aspects of litigation on matters ranging from corporate finance to human rights law, as well as providing strategic advice on government relations and policy issues. Recently, his efforts have been focused on helping clients navigate the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.