Jehona “Hona” is an associate attorney and focuses primarily on general litigation and business litigation. She graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts in both Psychology and Hispanic Studies. She earned her Juris Doctor from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Prior to attending law school, Hona worked as paraprofessional with the School Association for Special Education in DuPage County. Prior to joining the firm full time, she worked at Disability Rights Wisconsin and collaborated on an employment discrimination amicus curiae brief that went up before the Wisconsin Supreme Court, and she also represented unemployment compensation claimants at unemployment compensation hearings in front of Administrative Law Judges. While in law school, she was a semi-finalist in the Jenkins Honors Moot Court Competition at Marquette University Law School and also participated in the Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition in New York City. Hona’s passion in serving her community led her to spend over 50 hours doing pro bono work at the Milwaukee Justice Center and United Community Center in Milwaukee.

Education

  • J.D., Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, WIs. , (2019)
  • B.A. Psychology and Hispanic Studies, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, Ill. , (2015)

Admissions

Wisconsin, 2019

Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2019