Justin McDevitt, 28, earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Houston in 2002. After graduation, he managed a restaurant, clerked at Germer-Gertz, an insurance defense firm in Houston, and served in Iraq as a cost analyst for KBR, a government contractor. This summer, he spent six weeks at the Universidad Alberto Hurtado in Santiago, Chile, researching social justice issues and translating law review articles into English, on topics ranging from immigration policy to standards of appellate review. As a 2L at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, he is a brief writer for the ABA Moot Court team, an associate editor for the International Law Review, a staff writer for the Public Interest Law Reporter, and a teacher of Street Law at an area high school. He has volunteered with the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and is committed to the causes of equality and opportunity for all workers, native or immigrant. Justin is, above all, a devout Catholic.