Priscilla L. Speer



Lauren Speer is an Intellectual Property associate with Foley & Lardner LLP in the firm’s Chicago office. Before joining Foley, Lauren was an extern for Judge Weinhaus in the EEOC St. Louis District Office, where she drafted orders and other legal documents while also performing legal research. She also served as a legal assistant and Title VI Compliance Officer for the Tennessee Human Right Commission. During law school, Lauren worked as a summer associate at Foley.


  • Washington University School of Law (J.D., 2022)
    • Executive Articles Editor, Global Studies Law Review
    • President and Founder, Older Wiser Law Students
    • Professional Development Chair, Women’s Law Caucus
  • American University (M.A., 2013)
  • Wheaton College (B.A., 2007)


  • Illinois