The University of Illinois Office of University Counsel

University of Illinois System

Matthew G. Jones

Assistant University Counsel

Campus:
Chicago
Email:
mgjones@uillinois.edu
Phone:
312-996-1007
Fax:
312-996-6455
Address:
405 Administrative Office Building
1737 W. Polk Street
Chicago, IL 60612

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Matthew Jones provides legal counsel on a wide range of issues with an emphasis on labor relations and employment law. Prior to joining the Office of University Counsel, Matt was in private practice for a number of years where he focused primarily on traditional labor and employment law matters, including matters related to collective bargaining, employee leave and disability accommodation requests, wage & hour compliance, drug and alcohol testing, unfair labor practice charge proceedings, employee discipline, and employment-related litigation. In recognition for his work, Matt was named a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine for consecutive years in the areas of employment & labor law and general litigation. Matt earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his law degree from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Matt can be reached by email at mgjones@uillinois.edu or by phone at (312) 996-1007.