Jody-Anne M. Maxwell


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Jody-Anne Maxwell is an Associate in our Workers’ Compensation Department. Jody earned her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the West Indies in 2007. In 2009, she graduated from the Norman Manley Law School and was subsequently admitted to practice law in Jamaica. Jody then worked as an associate attorney-at-law specializing in civil litigation defense.

Jody earned her Juris Doctor from the Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2018, graduating magna cum laude. She was also inducted into the Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the ethical standards of the legal profession. 

While in law school, Jody twice served as a legal extern in the CK Law Group’s Civil Litigation Clinic. As a result of her academic achievements, Jody was named a member of Chicago-Kent Law Review Journal. She also served as a clerk in our Civil Litigation Department prior to getting admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2019. 

In her spare time, Jody enjoys travelling and spending time with her family. 


J.D., Chicago Kent College of Law, 2018, magna cum laude

L.E.C., Norman Manley Law School, 2009
LL.B, University of the West Indies, 2007


Illinois, 2019

Jamaica, 2009

Professional Associations

Illinois State Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association

Awards & Recognitions

Order of the Coif – Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter

Principal’s Roll of Honor – Norman Manley Law School