Laura is from Glenview, Illinois. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she received her Bachelor of Science in Art and an additional major in English. Laura serves as an Executive Productions Editor for the journal. She spent her 1L summer as a judicial extern for the Honorable John R. Blakey in the Northern District of Illinois. She spent her 2L summer working for a law firm in Chicago and will be returning after graduation. Laura enjoys painting, playing squash, and cooking for her friends in her free time.