Jenner & Block

Theo A. Lesczynski is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Lesczynski earned her B.A. with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  She received her J.D. from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, graduating cum laude.  During law school, she served as articles editor for the Northwestern University Law Review.  She was a judicial extern for the Honorable Edmond E. Chang of the Northern District of Illinois and an intern at the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights.  Ms. Lesczynski served as a student attorney for Northwestern’s Supreme Court Clinic, where she assisted in drafting petitions for certiorari.

Before law school, Ms. Lesczynski taught U.S. history, law and civics in Chicago Public Schools and participated in Street Law’s Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers.

Ms. Lesczynski is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association and the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois.