Welcome To Our 2018 Summer Associates
Whitfield & Eddy Law welcomes Summer Law Associates Jackson O'Brien, Bryn Hedlund, Anna Mallen, and Jennifer Chavez-Rivera. Mr. O'Brien, Ms. Mallen, and Ms. Chavez-Rivera attend the Drake University Law School and Ms. Hedlund attends the University of Iowa College of Law.
Mr. O'Brien, Ms. Mallen, and Ms. Hedlund are returning members of the firm's 2017 Summer Associate program. Ms. Rivera is member of the Drake Law Law Opportunity Leadership Program, which provides students with mentorship, leadership training, and internships with Des Moines-based companies and law firms. She spent the first part of the summer with Wells Fargo.
Summer Law Associates work with firm attorneys in several practice groups to build necessary skills and interests in the practice of law. Their duties include research and composition of legal memorandums and presentations at practice group meetings. Additionally, they gain experience by participating in depositions, hearings, expert witness interviews, trial preparation, and client intake meetings.
For more information about Summer Law Associates, contact Mac Stanfield, Chair of the Professional Recruitment Committee.