Jacob Huebert - Liberty Justice Center

Jacob Huebert

Jacob Huebert is President of the Liberty Justice Center.

Jacob previously served as the Liberty Justice Center’s Director of Litigation. In that role, he successfully litigated cases to protect economic liberty, free speech and other constitutional rights, including the landmark Janus v. AFSCME case, in which the U.S. Supreme Court upheld government workers’ First Amendment right to choose for themselves whether to pay money to a union. Jacob and his work have appeared in numerous national media outlets, including the Wall Street JournalNew York Times and Fox News Channel.

Jacob was also previously a Senior Attorney at the Goldwater Institute, where he litigated cases on free speech, property rights and the Second Amendment.

Jacob holds a B.A. in economics from Grove City College and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. After law school, he served as a clerk to Judge Deborah Cook of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Jacob has served as an adjunct law professor at several law schools, teaching courses in advanced appellate advocacy, the law of payments, legal writing and jurisprudence. Before working in public interest law, Jacob was a litigator in private practice.

Contact Jacob at [email protected]. For media inquiries contact [email protected].

Resources

Lawsuit: Pro-union IL constitutional amendment would clash with federal law, U.S. Constitution, must be struck down – Cook County Record

A group of Cook County residents have filed suit to challenge the efforts of labor unions and their Democratic allies in Springfield to rewrite the Illinois state constitution to create an unfettered “right to collectively bargain”

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Teachers, parents sue to block proposed labor amendment to Illinois Constitution – Center Square

Parents and teachers from Chicago Public Schools have filed a petition in an effort to block a proposed constitutional amendment they believe contradicts federal law governing labor relations.

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Liberty Justice Center welcomes Jacob Huebert as President

CHICAGO (March 1, 2022) — The Liberty Justice Center announced today that Jacob Huebert will join the Liberty Justice Center as President effective March 1. Jacob previously served as the Liberty Justice Center’s Director of Litigation. In that role, he successfully litigated cases to protect economic liberty, free speech and other constitutional rights. Jacob is

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