Sophia Monti practices corporate law, with a focus on advising private and public companies in domestic and international mergers, acquisitions, corporate restructurings, and other strategic transactions. Additionally, she counsels clients on corporate governance and other general corporate matters.
Sophia also maintains an active pro bono practice. She has represented individuals who are seeking asylum in United States immigration courts through Jones Day's Laredo Project and has handled matters through the National Immigrant Justice Center. She has also advised nonprofit organizations on issues relating to formation, general corporate governance, and securing 501(c)(3) status.
- DePaul University (J.D. summa cum laude 2019; Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, DePaul Law Review; CALI Awards for Civil Procedure, Torts, Criminal Procedure, and Local Government; Recipient, Illinois Government Bar Association Law Scholarship); Truman State University (B.A. in English magna cum laude 2016)
- Intern, Navy Judge Advocate General Corps Program (Summer 2017)
- Extern to Judge Virginia Kendall, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2018)