Jacob Radecki

Jacob Radecki, Honors Scholar, Class of 2015

Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar

Class of 2015

Jacob Radecki graduated from Michigan State University in 2012 with a B.A. in International Relations. As an undergraduate, Jacob interned in the Michigan State Legislature and the Irish Parliament.

After his first year at Chicago-Kent, Jacob clerked for the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations in the United States Senate, where he worked on a variety of financial legal issues and investigations. In his second year, Jacob externed for the Honorable Judge Ronald Bartkowicz of the Circuit Court of Cook County. The summer after his second year, he worked for the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction in Arlington, Virginia.

At Chicago-Kent, Jacob served as an Executive Articles Editor for the Law Review and a Vice-President of the Moot Court Honors Society. He also worked as a teaching assistant for the Upper Level Legal Writing Program and as a research assistant to Professor Sungjoon Cho. In his third year, Jacob was inducted into the Bar and Gavel Society for outstanding service to the law school, the community, and the legal profession. 

Jacob graduated cum laude from Chicago-Kent in 2015. He currently lives in Chicago, and is an associate at McDonald Hopkins.