Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar
Class of 2018
Quinn Ford studied journalism at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he wrote for the student newspaper, The Daily Illini. After graduating with a degree in news-editorial journalism and a minor in political science, Quinn worked as a reporter for a number of news organizations, mostly in Chicago. Most recently, Quinn worked as a breaking news and crime reporter for the Chicago Tribune and DNAinfo Chicago. His work has also appeared on WBEZ Chicago, National Public Radio, and American Public Media's Marketplace. During his time as a reporter, Quinn has gotten to cover most everything, from drag races in Chicago's Loop to Chicago City Council meetings to the trial of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
At Chicago-Kent, Quinn is a member of the Moot Court Honors Society and the Chicago-Kent Law Review. Quinn works as a law clerk at Corboy & Demetrio, P.C. He is looking forward to working as a 2017 summer associate at Greenberg Traurig LLP.