Jacob R. Schuhardt is an Associate in the Litigation and Real Estate Practice Groups. Jake has experience conducting research and writing legal memoranda on a variety of issues including SEC disclosure requirements, defamation law, and real estate lease terms. He handles drafting legal briefs and contractual documents, and reviewing documents for internal and government investigations. He also has provided support for real estate arbitrations.
Prior to joining Freeborn, Jake was an Associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP in New York. Jake also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Susan Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
Jake received his B.A. (summa cum laude) from Rutgers University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School where he served as Technical Editor for the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review.
- Legal Aid Chicago's Criminal Records Relief Project (Volunteer)