Jack Wolf joined Ropes & Gray's Chicago office in 2021 as an associate in the litigation & enforcement group. Prior to joining the firm, Jack served as a staff law clerk at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, where he assisted all of the judges on the court in drafting opinions and orders and resolving complex motions.
During law school, Jack was a development editor for the Northwestern University Law Review and a co-president of OutLaw, the law school’s LGBTQ+ student organization. A member of Northwestern’s National Moot Court Team, Jack participated in several moot court competitions, including the Williams Institute Moot Court Competition at UCLA (first place), the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition (regional champion), and Northwestern's Julius H. Miner Moot Court Competition (semi-finalist). In addition to being a summer associate at Ropes & Gray, Jack interned for Lambda Legal and externed for the Honorable Sidney I. Schenkier, magistrate judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. As a third-year law student, Jack briefed and argued a direct criminal appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on behalf of an indigent client through the Appellate Advocacy Center at Northwestern's Bluhm Legal Clinic.
Before law school, Jack was a paralegal in the corporate immigration field.
- JD, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2018; Development Editor, Northwestern University Law Review
- BA (Philosophy, International Studies), magna cum laude, Loyola University Chicago, 2013; Phi Beta Kappa
Admissions / Qualifications
- Illinois, 2018
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit