Belsan heads new DOJ Division
Congratulations to Tim Belsan (Washburn '09) who continues to expand his career! Tim was recently announced as the inaugural Director of the Enforcement Section within the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Immigration Litigation. Tim has been tasked to build …
Salva joins KTK
Jennifer Salva, 2019 Washburn graduate, has joined the Kansas City law firm of Kuckelman Torline Kirkland. As a member of the plantiffs law firm, Salva will be focusing on 1983 actions (civil rights litigation) among other things.
Nickel and Reed to Kansas City Firms
Congratulations to our 3Ls at Kansas University! After graduating and passing the bar, Riley Nickel will be headed to Husch Blackewell while Emily Reed accepted post-graduate employment with Spencer Fane.
Michael Hayes recognized as 2020 James Wilson Fellow
Congratulations to Michael Hayes, KU '2019 for being selected as a 2020 James Wilson Fellow by the James Wilson Institute. The institute focuses on young attorneys and scholars who are interested in developing and discussing natural law jurisprudence and examining the …
WeigandWire – Summer 2020
In this Issue . . . Scholar Profile Laurel Searles – When Kansans can't work, she works even harder. Scholar Profile: Sam Foreman – Designing his dream firm Weigand Faces in new Places – Mark Lippelmann and Sarah Macke (Click …
Mark Lippelmann joins ADF as Senior Counsel
Mark Lippelmann (Washburn, 2009) recently began serving as Sr. Counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom, which is the largest Christian legal organization with a very impressive record at the Supreme Court. As Mark says, "Freedom from loans, attributable in part to …
2020-21 Weigand Scholars Announced
As our Weigand Family continues to grow, so does the benefit of keeping the best legal talent in our State. We're excited to welcome the following students to our community. Paige E. Hungate (3L): Having been born and raised in …
Sanchez awarded Faculty Award from Notre Dame Law School
Hannah Sanchez was awarded the Faculty Award for Excellence for her International Arbitration Advocacy class for the spring semester, 2020. Congratulations Hannah!
Weigand Trust Celebrates Newest Graduates
Congratulations to our newest group of law school graduates! After completing their final semester via online schooling, they're ready to move onto the bar exams and get their legal careers in Kansas started. Hannah Sanchez will join Shook Hardy & …