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First NameLast NameMiddle NameOfficePhoneFaxEmailWebsiteSSRN PageCV UploadDepartment RoleFaculty TypeAreas of ExpertisePersonal BioStaff DepartmentImage UploadCourses TaughtScholarshipIn the NewsTitleStaff Assistant
K.J. MartijnCremers264 Mendoza College of Business574.631.4476mcremers@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
  Professor , Finance
KaiSmith2363 Biolchini Hall574.631.3513ksmith59@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Library
 Kai Alexis Smith joined the Kresge Law Library faculty as Librarian-in-Residence in the Fall 2014 semester. She earned her B.F.A and M.S.I.L.S. degrees from Pratt Institute in 2005 and 2013. Ms. Smith has experience in a variety of types of libraries including public, academic, government, and museums. Before joining the library faculty, she was an adjunct Reference Librarian at the City University of New York Graduate Center and a part time Reference and Bibliographic Instruction Librarian at Housatonic Community College. Recently, Ms. Smith completed the American Library Association Emerging Leaders program. In 2013, she was the Association of Research Libraries Career Enhancement Program Fellow at the University of Michigan and the Art Library Society of North America ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Intern at the National Gallery of Art. More experience stems from past library internships including Columbia University, American Museum of Natural History, Barnard College, and Whitney Museum Library. Ms. Smith 's professional service includes acting as Black Caucus of American Library Association Liaison to the Diversity Council and Association of College and Research Libraries/ Arts Digital Technologies and the Arts Committee. She currently serves as chair of the Diversity Committee for ARLIS/NA. /assets/140137/275x/kai_smith_library_web.jpg<a href="http://www.ala.org/nmrt/news/footnotes/august2014/alternative-voices-interview-black-caucus-ala-bcala-2014-president-elect-kelvin-watson">NMRT (August 2014)</a>Librarian-in-Residence
KarenDeakImgrund1190 Eck Hall of Law574. 631.6695kdeak@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
 After earning her Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of Chicago, Dr. Deak joined the patent prosecution group of Sonnenschein Nath and Rosenthal. She joined the firm as a patent scientist; passed the patent bar and became a patent agent. Her practice included work with all stages of the patent lifecycle for biotech clients, and included work on medical diagnostic tests, agricultural products, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and industrial products. Dr. Deak performed patentability, due diligence, and freedom-to-operate analyses; and actively participated in the drafting and prosecution of both U.S. and international patent applications. At Notre Dame, Dr. Deak is the Director of, and teaches in, both the on-campus MS in Patent Law, as well as in the online- and Chicago-based Certificates in Patent Prosecution. /assets/112281/original/deak.jpgConcurrent Assistant Professor of Law<br/>Director, Master of Science in Patent Law<br/>Assistant Professor of the Practice, Special Professional Faculty
KarenSrmek1329 Biolchini Hall 574.631.6626lawadmit@nd.edu
  • Staff
  
  • Admissions
Senior Office Assistant
KariGallagher1100 Eck Hall of Law574.631.6627574.631.4197Kari.A.Gallagher.58@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct
  LAW75715, Deposition SkillsAssistant Adjunct Professor<a href="mailto:rward@nd.edu">Rebecca Ward</a>
KateMueller945 Flanner Hall574.631.6616kate.mueller@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
  Concurrent Assistant Professor of Law<a href="mailto:rward@nd.edu">Rebecca Ward</a>
KatelynnMcBride1339 Biolchini Hall574.631.6917574.631.4789Katelynn.McBride@nd.edu
  • Staff
  Katelynn graduated from the University of Chicago Law School in 2010 and received her B.A. in political science and history from the University of San Diego in 2007. Following law school, Katelynn participated in the Koch Associate program, serving as a legal fellow at the National Federation of Independent Business Small Business Legal Center. Prior to joining the law school, Katelynn practiced as a constitutional litigator at the Institute for Justice in Minneapolis. Her practice focused on economic liberty and property rights. Katelynn originally hails from Castle Rock, Colorado.
  • Career Development Office
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KatherineSinger1100 Eck Hall of Law574.631.6627574.631.4197Katherine.E.Singer.7@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct
 Kate Singer joined the Notre Dame Law School as an assistant adjunct faculty member in 2000. She currently teaches in the Intensive Trial Advocacy Program and the Moot Court Trial class, and is also the co-coach of the Barristers and AAJ Trial Teams. Kate graduated from Hope College with a B.A. in English. Her study included a year abroad at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. Before attending Notre Dame Law School, she worked for two years at the Wilson Inn Residence in Richmond, Virginia. The Wilson Inn was a church based agency serving women in transition from various life traumas. She briefly served as the agency’s acting director. While at Notre Dame Law School, Kate worked as an intern at the Notre Dame Legal Aid Clinic, and was a member of the Barristers Trial Team for two years. She graduated in 1997, receiving the Dean David T. Link Award for Social Justice; the Edward F. Barrett Award for Outstanding Achievement in Trial Advocacy; the Arthur May Award for Trial Advocacy; and the Dean Konop Legal Aid Award. After graduating, she worked as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for St. Joseph County from 1998 to 2002 focusing on Domestic Violence, Child Abuse and Sexual Assault cases. From 2002 to 2004, she continued her work with domestic violence survivors serving as the Legal Advocate at the Y.W.C.A. of St. Joseph County. When she is not teaching at Notre Dame, she runs a not-for-profit enterprise called Motherhood. LAW75747, Moot Court Trial LAW75710, Intensive Trial AdvocacyAdjunct Faculty<a href="mailto:rward@nd.edu">Rebecca Ward</a>
KennethAdams
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct
 Ken Adams is a speaker and consultant on contract drafting. According to the Canadian periodical The Lawyers Weekly, “In the world of contract drafting, Ken Adams is the guru.” Ken is author of <i>A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting</i> (ABA 3d ed. 2013), a groundbreaking book that’s in widespread use internationally. He’s also author of <i>The Structure of M&amp;A Contracts</i> (West LegalEdcenter 2011). Go <a href="http://www.adamsdrafting.com/writing/ken-adamss-articles/">here</a> for his articles and go here for his <a href="http://www.adamsdrafting.com/blog/">blog</a>, Adams on Contract Drafting. The ABA Journal included Ken’s blog in its 2013, 2012, 2010, and 2009 “Blawg 100”—its list of the hundred best law blogs. Ken conducts public and in-house seminars throughout the U.S. and Canada, as well as in Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East. And through his relationship with ContractExpress, the leading document-assembly software, Ken is a pioneer in online contract automation. As part of its “Legal Rebels” project, in September 2009 the ABA Journal named Ken one of its initial group of fifty leading innovators in the legal profession. And in 2014, the Legal Writing Institute awarded Ken its 2014 Golden Pen Award, “to recognize his exemplary work in contract drafting.” A U.S. citizen, Ken was raised in Africa and Europe; he received all of his secondary and college education in England. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1989, Ken practiced corporate law at major law firms in New York and Geneva, Switzerland. /assets/131742/adams.jpg(adams)Contract DraftingAssistant Adjunct Professor
KennethRipple3112 Eck Hall of Law574.631.5765574.631.4197http://www.nd.edu/~ndlaw/faculty/cv/ripple_cv.pdf
  • Faculty
  • Tenured and Tenure-Track
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal Courts
  • Judicial Biography
  • Judicial Process
Honorable Kenneth F. Ripple has served as judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit since his appointment by President Reagan in 1985. Judge Ripple joined the Law School faculty in 1976 as an associate professor, and became a full professor in 1980. He graduated summa cum laude with an A.B. from Fordham University in 1965, received his J.D. from the University of Virginia in 1968 and earned an LL.M. summa cum laude in administrative law and economic regulation from the National Law Center of the George Washington University in 1972. Before joining the Notre Dame faculty, Judge Ripple held the position of special assistant to the chief justice of the United States (1973-77). He also served as the legal officer of the U.S. Supreme Court (1972-73), as an attorney in the Office of the General Counsel of International Business Machines Corporation, and as a branch head for the Judge Advocate General of the Navy. A member of the Virginia, New York, Indiana and District of Columbia Bars, Judge Ripple has the distinction of serving on the American delegation to the 1980 Anglo-American Judicial Exchange. He is also a member of the American Law Institute and chaired the Advisory Committee on Federal Appellate Rules of Procedure. /assets/71694/original/ripple.jpgLAW70311, Federal Courts LAW70312, Federal Courts: Contemporary Problems and Practice LAW70371, Conflict of Laws LAW73311, Judicial Process Seminar<b>Books</b> Constitutional Litigation (Michie/Bobbs-Merrill 1984). Sanctions Imposable for Violations of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, with Robert E. Rodes Jr. and Carol Ann Mooney (Federal Judicial Center 1982). <b>Articles</b> Judge Ripple has published several articles and book reviews, including: <i>Warren E. Burger</i> in The Yale Biographical Dictionary Of Law 83 (2009). <i>Process of Constitutional Decision Making,</i> 25 Valparaiso University Law Review 331 (1991). <i>The Judge and the Academic Community,</i> 50 Ohio State Law Journal 1237 (1989). <i>Rule 11 in the Constitutional Cases,</i> 63 Notre Dame Law Review 788 (1988). <i>The Article III Judiciary in Its Third Century,</i> 34 Loyola Law Review 469 (1988). <i>On Becoming a Judge,</i> Federal Bar News &amp; Journal 380 (1987). <i>Personal and Career Decisions During the Professional School Years -€” The Spiritual Dimension,</i> 3 Christian Legal Society Quarterly 20 (1982). <i>Article V and the Proposed Constitutional Convention Procedure Bill,</i> 3 Cardozo Law Review 529 (1982). <i>The Separate Appendix in Federal Appellate Practice — Necessary Tool or Costly Luxury? with R.A. Ainsworth Jr.,</i> 34 Southwestern Law Journal 1159 (1981). <i>Volkswagen Corp. V. Woodon: Reflections on the Road Ahead,</i> with M. Murphy, 56 Notre Dame Lawyer 65 (1980). <i>The Entanglement Test of the Religion Clauses — A Ten Year Assessment,</i> 27 U.C.L.A. Law Review 1195 (1980). <i>Thurgood Marshall and the Forgotten Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education,</i> 55 Notre Dame Lawyer 471 (1980). <i>The Supreme Court’s Workload: Some Thoughts for the Practitioner,</i> 66 American Bar Association Journal 174 (1979). <i>State Sovereignty: A Polished but Slippery Crown,</i> 54 Notre Dame Lawyer 745 (1979).Professor of Law<a href="mailto:lnate@nd.edu">LuAnn Nate</a>