Annie R. Wilt is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. She joined the firm in 2021.
Ms. Wilt received her JD from Harvard Law School in 2021, her MA in Higher Education Policy from George Washington University in 2016, and her BA in Political Science from Miami University in 2014. She is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Harvard Law Society of Illinois. Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Wilt served as PILI Fellow for the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation, where she advocated on behalf of victims of sexual violence and sex trafficking.
In law school, Ms. Wilt served as an Executive Editor for the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, an Articles Editor for the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, and was a Teaching Fellow for the Harvard Law School Trial Advocacy Workshop. Additionally, Ms. Wilt was admitted as a Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts certified Student Attorney for the Harvard Law School Criminal Justice Institute, where she represented indigent clients charged with felonies in Massachusetts state court.
Prior to law school, Ms. Wilt worked in higher education at the University of South Carolina and taught first grade with Teach for America in South Louisiana.