Jenner & Block

Merrick Speaks to Chicago-Kent Law Students

Jenner & Block Associate Andrew F. Merrick spoke at the Chicago-Kent College of Law “Take A Break” program held October 23 at the Chicago-Kent College of Law campus.

Mr. Merrick addressed a group of approximately 80 Chicago-Kent law students about his experiences as an attorney at Jenner & Block.  In addition to Mr. Merrick, Angela Frye of Kirkland & Ellis, Brian Fern of Skadden, Lori Fanning of Miller Law LLC, Michelle Krause of Levenfeld Pearlstein, and Barbara A. Erickson of Hodges, Loizzi, Eisenhammer, Rodick & Kohn spoke at the program and answered student questions.

Mr. Merrick is a member of the Firm’s Litigation Department and its Class Action Litigation and Securities Litigation Practices.  In 2006, Mr. Merrick graduated with high honors from Chicago-Kent College of Law and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.  While in law school, Mr. Merrick served as the Executive Notes and Comments Editor for the Chicago-Kent Law Review.  In addition, Mr. Merrick was a member of the Chicago-Kent Moot Court Honors Society where he competed as a semi-finalist in the Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition.  Mr. Merrick also competed as a finalist in the Charles Evan Hughes Moot Court Competition and participated in the Conrad B. Duberstein Moot Court Competition in New York City.