Hope H. Tone-O'Keefe is an associate in the firm's Litigation Department.
Ms. Tone-O'Keefe received her JD magna cum laude from Notre Dame Law School in 2018. While in law school, she served as the president of the Moot Court Board and as the curriculum editor for the Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy. As a member of the Moot Court Board, Ms. Tone-O'Keefe wrote and argued a habeas corpus appeal before the Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Ms. Tone-O'Keefe also served as an extern at the National Immigrant Justice Center, where she appeared before the Chicago Immigration Court on behalf of asylum applicants.
Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Tone-O'Keefe served as a Public Interest Law Initiative Graduate Fellow at Catholic Charities Legal Assistance. She currently sits on the Advisory Committee for Catholic Charities Legal Assistance and the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) Junior Leadership Board. In 2020, she was recognized as a “Rising Star” by NIJC for her commitment to ensuring access to justice for immigrants.
Ms. Tone-O'Keefe graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2015, with a BA in history and communication studies.