Jessica Rhoades, Senior Staff Attorney

2018 Jessica Rhoades Staff Photo

Jessica is a staff attorney with our HIV/AIDS program. Prior to joining Legal Council in 2015, she was a staff attorney with Prairie State Legal Services, providing a wide variety of free civil legal services to low income people in northern Illinois.  Jessica has also worked Centro Legal de la Raza, Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, and Chicago’s LAF.  A graduate of Grinnell College and the University of Illinois College of Law, she’s received numerous awards and scholarships but is proudest of her law school peers naming her “Most Likely to Represent the Underdog and Win!”