Jessica E. LaFond grew up in Watervliet, Michigan. She graduated from Michigan State University in 2010 with two Bachelor’s Degrees, Political Science-Prelaw and Spanish. Subsequently, she earned her Juris Doctorate from DePaul University College of Law in 2013.
While living in Chicago, Illinois, Jessica was a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Jesse Reyes at the Circuit Court of Cook County and a Law Clerk for the Chicago Board of Education’s Law Department. Also during law school, Jessica was a clinical student with DePaul University College of Law’s Poverty Clinic.