Education & Honors

  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2023; cum laude; Senior Online Editor, Duke Law Journal; James S. Bidlake Memorial Award (Superior Achievement in Legal Analysis, Research & Writing)
  • University of South Dakota, B.A., 2020; summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Minnesota

Government Service

  • Legal Intern, U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, 2021
  • Intern, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin, 2019
  • Intern, Codington County State’s Attorney’s Office, 2017


  • Not Up For Deliberation: Expanding the Peña-Rodriguez Protection To Cover Jury Bias Against LGBTQ+ Individuals, 72 Duke L.J. 1567 (2023) (Runner-Up, 2022 ACS Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition).
  • Looking Backward To Move Forward: Ending the “History and Tradition” of Gun Violence Against the LGBTQ+ Community, 73 Duke L.J. Online 119 (2023) (Finalist, 2023 ACS Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition).
  • Don’t Be A Drag: How Drag Bans Can Violate the First Amendment, 33 Tulane J.L. & Sexuality (forthcoming Spring 2024) (Winner, 2023 LGBTQ+ Bar Association’s Michael Greenberg Writing Competition).


  • * Admitted only in Minnesota; practice supervised by D.C. Bar members.
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