Jenner & Block

Patrick Cordova is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. He joined the firm in 2017.



Mr. Cordova received his B.A. in Philosophy, with Honors, from New Mexico State University in 2014. He received his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law in 2017 where he graduated cum laude. During law school, Mr. Cordova served as an Assistant Article and Comment Editor for the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology and was also a member of Northwestern’s Bartlit Center Trial Team where he won two regional competitions and competed at the national level.

Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Mr. Cordova worked for Cabrini Green Legal Aid as a student attorney where he represented indigent clients in criminal matters. During his time at Cabrini Green Legal Aid Mr. Cordova presented and argued motions throughout Cook County and tried his first bench trial to verdict. Mr. Cordova also worked as a Judicial Extern for U.S. District Court Judge Ruben Castillo of the Northern District of Illinois.