• Local Government

    Northern Illinois University
    (J.D., magna cum laude, 2015)
    University of Illinois
    (B.A., 2011)


    Illinois, 2015


    Jacob D. Caudill

    Jacob D. Caudill began practicing law at Zukowski, Rogers, Flood & McArdle after receiving his juris doctor in 2015 magna cum laude from Northern Illinois University College of Law. Before that he clerked both for ZRFM and for another law firm in Peru, Illinois. He currently works in a variety of disciplines at ZRFM including local government law, personal injury, and civil litigation. Caudill’s responsibilities include editing and publishing both the firm’s bi-weekly Local Government Law Bulletin and Local Government Law Podcast.

    In 2013 Caudill was a judicial intern for Justice Susan F. Hutchinson of the Illinois Appellate Court — Second District in Woodstock, Illinois. His work involved drafting oral argument memorandums and Rule 23 orders, assisting in editing and developing orders and memorandums, and performing legal research.

    Caudill was an associate editor of the Northern Illinois University Law Review and served as a tutor in the school’s Academic Success Program where he taught and assisted first year law students in a classroom setting. Caudill, a Peoria native, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.