Pre-Law

Successful Grads

Jacqueline Perez, CSB ’15

Political Science Major

Mitchell Hamline School of Law 2019

Current position:

Associate Child Protection County Attorney at Hennepin County Attorney’s Office

Jacob Lantry, SJU ’09

Political Science Major

Drake University Law School 2014

Current position:

Associate Attorney at Campbell Conroy & O’Neil, P.C.

Peter Diliberti, SJU ’16

Political Science Major

Boston College Law School 2019

Current position:

Associate at Ropes and Gray LLP

Rachel Dougherty, CSB ’07

Political Science Major

Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Current position:

Enterprise Contracts Counsel, Office of State Procurement for the State of Minnesota

N. Chethana Perera, CSB ’13

Political Science Major

Mitchell Hamline School of Law 2018

Current position:

Judicial Law Clerk at the United States District Court

Dana Joseph, CSB ’09

Political Science Major

William Mitchell College of Law 2012

Current position:

Assistant United States Attorney

Maya Hermerding, CSB ’18

Political Science Major

University of Minnesota Law School 2023

Sinloria Macrae, CSB ’17

Political Science Major

University of St. Thomas School of Law 2020

Current position:

Attorney with Meagher + Geer, PLLP

Molly Zimney, CSB ’07

Political Science Major

University of San Francisco School of Law 2013

Current position:

Regulatory Attorney at Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Peg McGlinch, CSB ’94

Political Science Major

Harvard Law School 2001

Current position:

Senior Counsel for the Ways and Means Committee Democratic Staff, U.S. House of Representatives

Zac McFarland, SJU ’17

Political Science Major

University of Iowa College of Law 2020

Current position:

Judicial Law Clerk

Charles Pults, SJU ’17

Political Science Major

University of Iowa College of Law 2020

Current position:

Judicial Law Clerk for Justice Gordon L. Moore III in the Minnesota Supreme Court

Jocelyn Norman, CSB ’13

Political Science Major

University of St. Thomas School of Law 2016

Current position:

Counsel for Securian Financial

John Schwend, SJU ’15

Political Science Major

Michigan State University College of Law 2018

Current position:

Attorney with Disability Rights Michigan

RJ Alpers III, SJU ’17

Political Science Major

The George Washington University Law School 2018
University of St. Thomas School of Law (2018-2020)

Current position:

Meeker County Attorney’s Office

Ryan Zajic, SJU ’13

Political Science Major

Creighton University School of Law 2017

Current position:

Content Developer UWorld

Julia Odima, CSB ’16

Political Science Major

Mitchell Hamline School of Law 2025

Richard A. Podvin, SJU ’16

Political Science Major

Mitchell Hamline School of Law 2019

Current position:

Associate Attorney with Erickson Bell Beckman & Quinn, P.A. (2021-present)

Lindsey Krause, CSB ’11

Political Science Major

University of Minnesota Law School 2016

Current position:

Adjunct Professor at the University of Minnesota Law School
Associate Attorney – Employment Litigation with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Mai Tong Yang, CSB ’16

Political Science Major

University of St. Thomas School of Law currently

John Hite, SJU ’14

Political Science Major

University of Minnesota Law School 2017

Current position:

Counsel with Securian Financial Group

Drew Wilds, CSB ’21

Political Science Major

Loyola Marymount Law School

Alex Trebatoski, SJU ’15

Political Science Major

University of Wisconsin Law School 2019

Current position:

Attorney with Treblaw LLC

Amy Hertel Buckley, CSB ’99

Political Science Major

Stanford Law 2004

Current position:

Global Head of Philanthropy, Varde Partners

Amy Walstien, CSB ’00

Political Science Major

William Mitchell Law School 2004

Current position:

Education Policy and Workforce Development Director

Jessica (Vinning) Keefer, CSB ’09

Political Science Major

George Washington University Law School 2014

Current position:

Assistant US Attorney – United States Attorneys’ Office

Gabe Schlabach, SJU ’07

Political Science Major

Stanford Law 2014

Current position:

Associate – Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Danielle Liebl, CSB ’13

Theology Major

University of St. Thomas, Master in Public Policy ’18, Juris Doctor, Law ’18

Current position:

Associate Corporate Counsel at Amazon

Robyn Meyer-Thompson, CSB ’09

Political Science Major

William Mitchel Law School 2014

Current position:

Staff Attorney – Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota

Owyn Ferguson, SJU ’20

Economics Major

University of Notre Dame, Master of Science ’24 , Juris Doctor, Law ’24

Ashley Bukowski, CSB ’15

History Major

University of North Dakota School of Law ’18

Current position:

Rinke Noonan Law Firm

Caroline Osborne, CSB ’20

English Major

University of St. Thomas Law School ’24

Luke Belflower, SJU ’16

History Major

Mitchell Hamline ’19

Current position:

Hellmuth & Johnson

Brian Wachter, SJU ’12

English Major

University of St. Thomas Law School ’15

Current position:

Attorney at Cousineau Waldhauser, & Kieselbach, P.A.

Jake Harris, SJU ’13

English Major

University of Michigan Law School ’17

Current position:

Associate; Business Litigation, White Collar/Government Investigations Associate; Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University

Mark Shimota
Pre-Law Coordinator
Academic Advising
SJU Quad 155
320-363-2248