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 & …
2020 Weigand Open House Video
Our alumni come together annually to network and interview applicants. See what they have to say! https://vimeo.com/413685635
WeigandWire – What’s it like to be a partner?
See our newest WeigandWIRE where our 3L students Kate Davis (Washburn) and Alicia Peters (KU) talk to our alumni who have made partner!  Click here to read WeigandWire!
Two Weigand Scholars added to ranks of Kansas partners!
Joel Griffiths, KU '12 As a new partner at Leverage Law Group, Joel concentrates his practice on the various federal tax issues associated with tax credit transactions. With an education and previous experience focusing on federal income taxation, Joel is especially …