Julie Veldman, J.D. ’11, and Carolyn Wendel, J.D. ’11, have joined Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Chicago, Ill., office.
Veldman is now an associate in Barnes & Thornburg’s Healthcare and Real Estate Departments. Prior to joining the firm, she participated in its summer associate program in the South Bend office. She earned her law degree cum laude from NDLS and her bachelor’s degree and minor in Spanish summa cum laude from Indiana University in 2008.
Wendel is now an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Wendel enhanced her experience as a summer associate in the firm’s Chicago office. She has had additional experience as a litigation case assistant and case manager.
At NDLS, Wendel was a member of the National Appellate Moot Court team, an ABA representative, member of the Student Bar Association, and vice president of the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity. Wendel was also a research assistant and served as Note Editor for the Notre Dame Journal of Law. She earned her bachelor’s degree cum laude from Saint Louis University.