Vince Field joined Loevy & Loevy in 2012.

Vince graduated from the University of Chicago Law School in 2011. While in law school, he was the recipient of the Poole Scholarship, the Norval Morris Public Interest Fellowship, the Ann Barber Watson Outstanding Service Award, and the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Advancement of Animal Law Fellowship. Vince founded and was President of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund and the Human Rights Law Society. In his final year of law school, Vince worked in the Federal Criminal Justice Clinic of the Edwin F. Mandel Legal Aid Clinic, the nation’s only clinic solely devoted to representing indigent defendants charged with federal felonies. Vince was elected the first student member of the Chicago Inn of Court in 2010 and served as an associate board member for the Just the Beginning Foundation, a non-profit that promotes legal education for underprivileged students.

Prior to law school, Vince graduated with honors from McGill University and obtained an MA with honors from the University of New Brunswick. He also completed work toward a PhD in History at the University of Michigan. He has published articles and presented papers on a variety of historical topics including genocide, political culture, and historical migration. His most recent article focuses on Hurricane Katrina and environmental migration and was published in Population and Environment in 2009.

Bar Admissions

• Illinois, 2011
• U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2012
• U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 2012
• U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, 2012
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2013
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2013

University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, IL
J.D., 2011.
• Ann Watson Barber Outstanding Service Award (2011)
• Poole Scholarship (full tuition scholarship).
• Norval Morris Public Interest Fellowship (2010).
• ALDF Advancement of Animal Law Scholarship (2010-11).
• Founder and President of the International Human Rights Law Society.
• Founder and President of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (Chicago chapter).
• Student Member, Chicago Inn of Court (2010-11).
• Associate Board Member, Just the Beginning Foundation (2010-11).

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Ph.D. Candidate in History, Visiting Scholar, 2004-2005.

McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Ph.D. Candidate in History, 2001-2005.
• Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Fellowship (full tuition scholarship).

University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
M.A. in History, 2001.
• FCAR (Quebec) Master’s Research Fellowship (full tuition scholarship).

McGill University, Montreal, Canada
B.A. in History and Political Science, 1998.
• Awarded the Howard F. Weinroff Prize for the best historical essay written in my graduating year.