North Dakota Law

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Now hiring: Director of Academic Success & Bar Passage

Categories: Alumni, Public, Staff

UND School of Law is hiring for the position of Director of Academic Success & Bar Passage 493097 Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States School of Law Director/Executive Program Coordination Student Services Full-time Staff Closing on: Jul 5 2023 Salary/Position Classification $82,000 Annual, Exempt 40 hours per week 100% Remote Work Availability: No Hybrid Work […]

Jonathan Leddige ’11 named new Magistrate Judge for Minnehaha and Lincoln counties

Categories: Alumni

by: Cindy Bahe Posted: Jun 17, 2023 / 11:51 AM CDT Updated: Jun 17, 2023 / 09:56 PM CDT SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Minnehaha and Lincoln Counties will soon have an additional Magistrate Judge. The South Dakota Supreme Court appointed Attorney Jonathan Leddige as the new Magistrate Judge for the Second Judicial Circuit. Leddige will fill a […]

Mike Gjesdahl ’85 Named Super Lawyer

Categories: Alumni

Gjesdahl Law shareholder, Mike Gjesdahl, has been named 2023 Super Lawyer. Gjesdahl, a 1985 graduate of UND’s School of Law, founded Gjesdahl Law, P.C. in 1989. He is licensed to practice in North Dakota, Minnesota, and California. Gjesdahl Law works for men, women, and children in time of family transition or need. Gjesdahl handles complex […]

Christopher Scott ’16 Joins Lommen Abdo Minneapolis

Categories: Alumni

Lommen Abdo is pleased to announce the addition of Christopher Scott to their legal team MINNEAPOLIS, MN, May 25, 2023 Christopher L.B. Scott recently joined Lommen Abdo Law Firm and works in the areas of insurance defense, civil litigation, professional liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injuries and criminal and traffic defense.  He has a […]

Priscila Ulloa ’22 joins SW&L Attorneys

Categories: Alumni

Priscila is an associate attorney on SW&L’s Family Law Team. She is dedicated to helping clients primarily with domestic matters such as; custody, visitation, divorce and contempt. Priscila is fluent in Spanish and has experience assisting individuals who speak little to no English. Priscila earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Social Science at […]

Logan Meyer ’22 joins Gjesdahl Law, P.C.

Categories: Alumni

Gjesdahl Law, P.C., a family law firm, has hired Logan Meyer as an associate attorney. Logan grew up in Wahpeton, North Dakota, and attended both North Dakota State College of Science and the University of North Dakota. He graduated with honors in May 2020 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology. He then attended […]

And a little child shall lead her

Categories: Alumni

UND Law alumna Cassie Marka ’13 featured in Vanguard Law Magazine VANGUARD Law Magazine | Written by: Neil Cote So, what’s in a name? A lot when it’s the identity of the almost 10-year-old daughter of Cassie Marka and her husband, Bill. A willow is strong enough to bend, and that’s the name of their little girl. Willow […]

Holland & Hart Welcomes Experienced Corporate Finance Partner George H. Singer ’93

Categories: Alumni

Holland & Hart announced that experienced corporate finance attorney George Singer hasjoined the firm as a partner in its Denver office, strengthening the firm’s capabilities indebt and equity financing and credit restructuring and workouts. George works closely with lenders, borrowers, and administrative agents, as well as privateequity firms and their portfolio companies, on complex debt […]

Frank Dooley ’81 named to national education board

Categories: Alumni, Public

Purdue Global chancellor named to national education board Deanna Watson Lafayette Journal & Courier WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Frank Dooley, the chancellor of Purdue Global and a leader instrumental in its creation, has been elected to the American Council of Education board of directors. Chancellor since May 2020, Dooley joins the board of the membership […]

Tasha Gahner ’09 has joined Fargo law firm O’Keeffe O’Brien Lyson Attorneys

Categories: Alumni

Experienced Family Law Attorney Joins O’Keeffe O’Brien Lyson Attorneys Tasha M. Gahner has joined Fargo law firm O’Keeffe O’Brien Lyson Attorneys. She is now part of the Family Law practice group, focusing on divorce, child custody, adoptions and many other issues related to family law. Gahner has been practicing in the Fargo-Moorhead area since 2010, […]