05.13.19 | Firm Welcomes 12 Summer Associates to Chicago, Washington, D.C., Offices

Banner Witcoff launched its summer associate program today and will welcome 12 law students to the firm’s Chicago and Washington, D.C., offices over the next few months.

The following first-and-second-year law students will participate in the firm’s summer associate program, which is designed to provide students with meaningful law firm experience in the field of intellectual property law:

  • Rachel Bender, Chicago, The Washington University School of Law;
  • Alex Bruening, Chicago, University of Alabama School of Law;
  • Robert Chou, Chicago, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law;
  • Jessie Delacenserie, Washington, D.C., George Washington University Law School;
  • Rebecca Ding, Washington, D.C., George Washington University Law School;
  • Rusty Griggs, Washington, D.C., Brigham Young University Law School;
  • Peter Loy, Chicago, University of Notre Dame Law School,
  • Tori Moffa, Washington, D.C., University of Alabama School of Law;
  • Priya Persaud, Washington, D.C., Rutgers Law School;
  • Emily M. Ross, Chicago, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law;
  • Alessandra Schaszberger, Washington, D.C., American University Washington College of Law; and
  • Hugh Warren, Chicago, University of Alabama School of Law;

The summer associate program is a significant part of Banner Witcoff’s recruiting efforts and offers law students the opportunity to work closely with seasoned attorneys, assist in a variety of legal assignments, and participate in educational programming and social activities.

Students are selected based on their strong academic records in law school and undergraduate studies, technical backgrounds, and personal achievements. A high percentage of Banner Witcoff’s attorneys started with the firm through the summer associate program.