Mary Schnoor focuses on appellate advocacy, critical motions practice, and providing strategic advice to clients facing complex legal issues.
Mary's practice covers a range of substantive areas, including administrative procedure, complex litigation, statutory interpretation, and constitutional law. She has drafted merits briefs and motions in federal and state courts. Mary maintains an active pro bono practice that addresses immigration and civil rights issues.
Before joining Jones Day in 2018, Mary served as a law clerk to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court and to Judge Richard A. Posner of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
Mary earned a master's in engineering sciences prior to attending law school and is an author of four peer-reviewed scientific articles.
- Harvard University (J.D. magna cum laude 2016; Vice President & Treasurer, Harvard Law Review; S.M. in Engineering Sciences 2013); Yale University (B.S. in Chemical Engineering & Classics magna cum laude 2010)
- Illinois and U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Seventh, and Federal Circuits
- Law Clerk to: Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, U.S. Supreme Court (2017-2018) and Judge Richard A. Posner, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit (2016-2017)