Careers in Religious Liberty

The Careers in Religious Liberty panel discussion on September 26, 2022 featured conversation with leaders in the legal profession who protect religious freedom, address religious discrimination, and encourage faith-based partnerships in various settings. This event gave students the opportunity to explore different career options that tightly interweave law and faith.

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


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

Learn more about the Notre Dame Religious Liberty Initiative here.

Notre Dame Religious Liberty Initiative

September 26, 2022

Career DevelopmentLaw and PoliticsReligion and PhilosophyCareers in Religious LibertyDechertFaegre DrinkerJennie LichterNotre Dame Law Schoolreligious freedomReligious Freedom InstituteReligious LibertyReligious Liberty InitiativeThe Catholic University of AmericaU.S. Department of Health and Human Services