Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar
Class of 2011
A native of the Chicagoland area, Andrew Jung attended college at the University of North Texas. After initially studying guitar performance in UNT’s famed Jazz Studies program, Andrew graduated summa cum laude from UNT’s Honors College with a BA in interdisciplinary studies and a minor in music. While at UNT, Andrew studied abroad at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands. His studies there led to a published paper on mens rea and the crime of genocide. After college, Andrew moved back to Chicago where he worked as a paralegal for HSBC Finance Corp., primarily focusing on corporate defense litigation for HSBC’s credit card business.
After his first year at IIT Chicago-Kent, Andrew completed a judicial externship for Hon. George W. Lindberg, Senior U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. Currently he is a staff member of the Chicago-Kent Law Review. In his free time, he enjoys playing guitar, cooking, golf, and spending time with his wife, Laura, and their Dalmatian.