This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with John Litchfield, a labor & employment partner in Foley's Chicago office. John reflects on growing-up in Flossmoor, IL, attending Miami University for undergrad and earning his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. John shares his path to Foley, one that included earning a master's degree from The University of Edinburgh, part-time jobs, and eventually attending law school. He discusses being a labor & employment partner, including how L&E impacts corporate transactions. John also reflects on being a member of the LGBTQ community and his efforts to further LGBTQ rights. Finally, John provides wonderful advice on the importance of finding a practice area that you're passionate about. Listen to the full discussion below.

John 's Profile:

  • Title: Partner
  • Foley Office: Chicago
  • Practice Area: Labor & Employment
  • Hometown: Flossmoor, IL
  • College: Miami University
  • Law School: Loyola University Chicago School of Law


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