Associate, Chicago Office

ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jmilligan@robbins-schwartz.com

Practice Areas

Jessica A. Milligan

Jessica counsels school districts in all aspects of employment law, including employee discipline and termination, civil rights matters, and federal and state employment discrimination matters under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Illinois Human Rights Act, and Title VII. Jessica also represents school districts in employment and civil rights matters in both federal and state court, as well as various administrative agencies. 

Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Jessica advised school districts in employment and general school law matters for private law firms in Illinois and Michigan.

Recent Presentations

  • Navigating Background Checks in Today's Environment, Illinois ASBO (May 2019)
  • Employee Misconduct Issues: Effective Management Strategies for Defensible Discipline/Discharge, Concordia University (April 2019)

Jessica A. Milligan

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, Michigan State University College of Law, 2013
  • B.A., Michigan State University, 2010

Admitted to Practice

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Michigan

Organizations

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys
  • Michigan Bar Association 
  • National Council of School Attorneys

Associate, Chicago Office

ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jmilligan@robbins-schwartz.com

Practice Areas

Jessica A. Milligan

Jessica A. Milligan

Associate, Chicago Office
ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jmilligan@robbins-schwartz.com

Jessica counsels school districts in all aspects of employment law, including employee discipline and termination, civil rights matters, and federal and state employment discrimination matters under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Illinois Human Rights Act, and Title VII. Jessica also represents school districts in employment and civil rights matters in both federal and state court, as well as various administrative agencies. 

Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Jessica advised school districts in employment and general school law matters for private law firms in Illinois and Michigan.

Recent Presentations

  • Navigating Background Checks in Today's Environment, Illinois ASBO (May 2019)
  • Employee Misconduct Issues: Effective Management Strategies for Defensible Discipline/Discharge, Concordia University (April 2019)

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, Michigan State University College of Law, 2013
  • B.A., Michigan State University, 2010

Admitted to Practice

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Michigan

Organizations

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys
  • Michigan Bar Association 
  • National Council of School Attorneys

Practice Areas