Careers in Religious Liberty


Location: 3140 Eck Hall of Law

The Careers in Religious Liberty panel discussion will feature conversation with leaders in the legal profession who protect religious freedom, address religious discrimination, and encourage faith-based partnerships in various settings. This event will give students the opportunity to explore different career options that tightly interweave law and faith. 

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The event is hosted by the Notre Dame Religious Liberty Initiative and will be moderated by John Meiser, Supervising Attorney of the Religious Liberty Clinic.

A recording of the conversation will be made available on the Religious Liberty Initiative’s YouTube channel in the coming weeks. Free lunch will be provided.


  • Jennie Lichter, Deputy General Counsel at The Catholic University of America, as well as Senior Legal Fellow at the Religious Freedom Institute
  • Mike McGinley, Partner at Dechert, LLP
  • Brendan Wilson, Partner at Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, as well as Adjunct Professor of Law at NDLS
  • Genevieve Kelly, Chief of Enforcement and Case Management within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights