Jill Russell serves as an Assistant Corporation Counsel with the City of Chicago Law Department. Prior to joining the City, she clerked for the Honorable John Feikens on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and practiced labor and employment law with an AmLaw 200 firm in Chicago.  Jill graduated from the University of Michigan Law School cum laude in 2008.  She is a founding member of Ms. JD, and served for two year on the Board of Directors.  Jill lives with her husband and adorable son in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood of Chicago.