Adolfo Deulofeut is a 2015 graduate of the University of Chicago with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. The primary focus of his studies centered on American Constitutional Law and Global Governance with respect to the International Criminal Court.
During his time at the University of Chicago, Adolfo was an active participant of the academic and extracurricular student community. In Student Government, he was the vice-president of his undergraduate house. Similarly, he was on the Senior Class Gift Committee, fundraising for University of Chicago scholarship funds.
With a strong interest in politics, Adolfo was also a highly active member of the Institute of Politics, where he participated in New Americans UChicago: a successful tutoring program for prospective U.S. citizens from Latin America. In the 2014-2015 academic year, Adolfo joined the Invisible Institute, a collective of lawyers, journalists, and community organizers that worked toward the common goal of police transparency.
In addition to his work on campus, Adolfo was selected as a Wanxiang Ambassadors Fellow in the summer of 2013. He interned and studied for two months in Hangzhou, China, presenting a final project on the attainability of electric and hybrid vehicle technology for the mass Chinese market at the end-of-year symposium for the company.
Prior to joining Wood LLP, Adolfo worked as a Legal Intern at the U.S. Department of the Interior (Office of the Solicitor, Division of Indian Affairs) in Washington, D.C. in 2014, where he produced extensive legal research and a legislative history on the Tribal Self-Governance Act of 1994. From 2009-2012, Adolfo worked as a research assistant at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, focusing on lower spinal cord injuries and Schwann cell treatments.
At Wood LLP, Adolfo assists attorneys in many of the firm’s practice areas. He provides assistance with general client work such as court filings, factual analysis and research, and other client-related document management. He also provides assistance in the administrative and publishing areas.