Joy Wolf

Joy Wolf, Honors Scholar, Class of 2011

Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar

Class of 2011

Joy graduated cum laude from Wheaton College with a major in history. During her junior year, she spent a semester in D.C. working as an intern for Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert. After graduating, she spent two years working as a legal assistant in mass torts and real estate in the Chicago branch of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, LLP.  During the summer after her 1L year, she externed for the Honorable Samuel Der-Yeghiayan in the Northern District of Illinois. 

Joy is an officer in the Christian Legal Society at IIT Chicago-Kent. She is interested in child law and public interest law. In her free time, she directs her church choir and works for Those Funny Little People.

Writings

2011 Honors Scholars Seminar Paper

Come One, Come All! CLS v. Martinez: The Battle Between First Amendment Rights of Students and State Regulation Using All-Comer's and Non-Discrimination Policies