Jenner & Block

Sonya Y. Reed is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department and has experience in complex civil litigation matters and governmental and internal investigations.

Ms. Reed graduated from John Marshall Law School in 2005, where she was an active member of the Black Law Students Association.  Following her graduation from John Marshall Law School, Ms. Reed operated her own private practice before joining a boutique firm as an Associate and litigating cases in the practice areas of real estate, probate, contracts and family law.  Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Reed worked as a High Risk Trust Analyst in the Anti-Money laundering division at BMO Harris Bank, where she reviewed client activity and was responsible for identifying and analyzing the inherent anti-money laundering risks posed by legal entities or the related lines of business.  Ms. Reed also has significant experience conducting document reviews and discovery-related projects.

Ms. Reed is an active member of the Black Women Lawyers’ Association.  She is a member of the Illinois bar and admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.