Overview

Kelsey A. VanOverloop focuses her practice on counseling management clients on labor and employment law matters.

Prior to joining Littler, Kelsey represented clients in corporate matters, employment discrimination cases, and civil rights actions while with a boutique law firm in Chicago. Previously, she served for three years as a law clerk; first as a chambers clerk for the Hon. Stephen H. Glickman of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and then as a staff law clerk for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. In the latter capacity, Kelsey assisted all of the Seventh Circuit’s judges with deciding complex civil and criminal appeals. She was also selected to be a member of the court’s habeas corpus unit, evaluating post-conviction petitions for state and federal prisoners. 

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Illinois State Bar Association

Speaking Engagements

Education

  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2015cum laude
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 2011with honors

Languages

  • French

Bar Admission

Colorado
Illinois
New York

Courts

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois