Elizabeth Kelly

Current Location: Edwardsville, IL
Hometown: Carlinville, IL

UIS Degree: B.S. 2014 (Political Science and Legal Studies)
Other Degree: JD 2017, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Current Position
Associate Attorney at Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt

Career Highlights
“Presenting at the firm’s School Law Seminars and publishing an article for the firm on the new Illinois laws in 2019 affecting school districts in Illinois.”

Memories of UIS
“Game days at TRAC and Springfest.”

How did UIS change or prepare you?
“At UIS, my professors challenged me to think critically about difficult issues in society and politics, and encouraged me to engage in diverse conversations. Additionally, the Legal Studies department introduced me to key legal writing skills that prepared me for the writing I would be doing both in law school and as a practicing attorney.”

Interesting Fact
“I am an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan and love biking!”

Posted on March 18, 2019