Jacob P. Wentzel is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department.

Mr. Wentzel received his JD from Northwestern University School of Law in 2019, graduating summa cum laude and Order of the Coif. During law school, he externed for Legal Aid Chicago (formerly LAF), served as an Articles Editor on the Northwestern Law Review, and co-published an article on public law in the Stanford Law Review. He previously obtained his BA from Loyola University of Chicago, as well as an MA from the University of Chicago.

Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Mr. Wentzel clerked for the Honorable Albert Diaz of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the Honorable John Z. Lee of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.