The Weigand Legacy Continues
As we say goodbye and thank you to Nestor Weigand as Trustee, we welcome Nes Weigand to fill his father’s role. Tacit knowledge—that is, knowledge stemming from intuition, context, and experience—is rarely articulated but deeply known. According to Weigand Trustee …
B. Shaughnessy earns H. King Williams Memorial Award
Congratulations to Bernadette! Bernadette Shaughnessy is the recipient of the H. King Williams Memorial Award for her significant contribution to building community at Notre Dame Law School. Bernadette has served on the executive boards of Jus Vitae and the St. …
Rogers wins prestigious Seigenthaler-Sutherland Competition
Congratulations to Olivia! Olivia Rogers (Notre Dame, 3L)  and her teammate Leo O'Malley finished in first place in the Seigenthaler-Sutherland Cup National First Amendment Moot Court Competition. The competition was held in Washington, D.C. at the Catholic University of America Columbus …
2023-24 Class of Weigand Scholars Announced
Introducing our 2023-2024 class of Weigand Scholars.  Celebrating the best of Kansas! Bernadette Shaughnessy, 3L Notre Dame: This summer, Bernadette will be a summer associate with Husch Blackwell in Kansas City. She has a judicial clerkship lined up with Judge …
2022-23 Class of Weigand Scholars Announced
Introducing the Magnificent Seven, our 2022-2023 class of Weigand Scholars.  Celebrating the best of Kansas! Ellie Augustine 2L Notre DameSummer 2022 – Summer Associate at McCrummen Immigration Law Group in Kansas  City. Leah Cerretti 3L WashburnLeah will be continuing her …
Paige Reese joins Husch Blackwell
Paige Reese, Washburn 2021, recently joined Husch Blackwell in Kansas City. She's practices with the intellectual property group where she advises clients on various intellectual property matters. Paige is licensed with the State Bar of Missouri and the United States …
Summer 2022 Plans for our Students
We've got a busy Kansas summer coming up! First, our four 3L students will be preparing for the bar exam, and then joining Kansas employment: Lizzy McEntire (Washburn)  – Husch Blackwell, KC John Ralston (Washburn)  – Clerkship for Judge Melgren, …
Nate Martens Becomes a Member of Fleeson Gooing
Fleeson Gooing is pleased to announce that Nathaniel T. Martens has become a member of the firm. Nate graduated magna cum laude from Washburn University School of Law in 2016 where he was a two-time Weigand Scholar and Editor-in-Chief of …
Kristen Toner accepts new position at Kansas University
Director of Athletics Travis Goff and Executive Vice President of KU Endowment Jerome Davies announced today that Kristen Toner has been hired to serve as Deputy Athletics Director & Assistant Vice President for Development. In this newly developed position and …