Jenner & Block

Elin Park is a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department. She has extensive experience with complex commercial litigation, consumer litigation, and class action. She frequently helps clients with their business disputes, and she is experienced in defending consumer and class action lawsuits.

In addition, Ms. Park has substantial experience representing financial services institutions. She has represented financial institutions in cases involving asset-backed securities, asset management and client investments, leveraged buyout, bankruptcy, and insurance coverage disputes. Ms. Park also handles government investigations for a broad range of industries.

Ms. Park has secured victories for her clients in federal and state courts across the country. A federal court has praised Ms. Park’s advocacy in the courtroom as "superlative." Ms. Park has experience co-chairing a trial, and she has represented corporations and individuals in lawsuits before the US Supreme Court, the Illinois Supreme Court, and other appellate courts.

Ms. Park has been recognized for her successful representations of pro bono clients with awards from the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the Chicago Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, and the Seventh Circuit Bar Association.

Ms. Park is the President of the Asian American Bar Association of Greater Chicago. She previously served the organization as its First Vice President and as its Secretary. Ms. Park is also the Vice President of the Korean American Bar Association of Chicago. In addition, Ms. Park is a member of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.

Ms. Park completed a fellowship at the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship, where she advocated for the interests of Chicago businesses by negotiating contracts and advising on regulatory issues. Ms. Park earned a JD from the University of Chicago Law School and a BS in economics from Duke University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa.