"I would comfortable asking any of the Weigand alumni for advice or assistance, which is a testament to how welcoming, accessible, and approachable the alumni have been over the past year. "
Molly is from Shawnee Mission, Kansas. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science. She was a member of the Women's Soccer team and is a 2010 National Champion.
In the summer of 2017, Molly interned in the Play Videoappellate unit of the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Western District of Missouri. Two of the briefs she drafted were argued in the 8th Circuit. She was named to the Honor Roll for the Spring/Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters. She received the Faculty Award for Excellence in Family Law and Jurisprudence.
She worked at Shook, Hardy, & Bacon for the summer of 2018. She is managing senior editor of the Journal of Law, Ethics, and Public Policy, and is also participating in Notre Dame's new Wrongful Conviction Externship.
During her 3L year at Notre Dame, Molly will also participate in an externship at the Exoneration Project at the University of Chicago.
Following her graduation in 2019, Molly has accepted a clerkship for the Honorable Dan Crabtree in the District of Kansas.
Shawnee Mission, KS
B.A., Political Science, University of Notre Dame
J.D. Candidate, University of Notre Dame Law School, 2019