Managing Editor Team


JLI Volume 40 Managing Editor Team


Brigid Kelly ’22, Lead Managing Editor

Pronouns: she/her
Hometown: St. Paul, MN
Other Degrees: University of Southern California (B.S., Policy, Planning and Development); University of Southern California (Master of Public Administration)
Interested In: I hope to enter the legal field as a passionate, informed advocate for increased accessibility to legal services/resources, for our neighbors experiencing homelessness, and for safe, healthy, and affordable housing in our communities.
Law School Involvement: Law Council, 3L Representative
Community Involvement: I am currently a law clerk with Housing Justice Center
Hobbies: I enjoy adventuring outdoors and spending time with family


Chase Lindemann ’22, Managing Editor

Pronouns: He/him/his
Hometown: Readington, New Jersey
Other Degrees: University of Rochester, BA in Physics and Economics
Interested In: Environmental and Energy Law
Hobbies: Reading good books, going for walks, and listening to podcasts


Katie McCoy, Managing Editor

Pronouns: she/her
Hometown: Ankeny, IA
Other Degrees: St. Olaf, B.A. History & Latin American Studies
Interested In: Immigration Law
Law School Involvement: Asylum Law Project, Outreach Coordinator
Hobbies: Baking
JLI Publications: Locking the Door to the Country on the Way Out: The Trump Administration’s Final Attempt to Eliminate Protections for Asylum Seekers; Biden’s Private Prison Ban Must Include ICE Detention


Esther Raty ’22, Managing Editor

Pronouns: she/her
Hometown: Sandy, Utah
Other Degrees: Brigham Young University
Interested In: Public Interest and Civil Litigation
Law School Involvement: International Law Society President
Community Involvement: Orientation Leader
Hobbies: Swimming, spending time with my dog
JLI Publications: Constitutional Arguments for the Legal Recognition of Bigamous Marriages


Linnea VanPilsum-Bloom ’22, Managing Editor

Pronouns: she/her
Hometown: St. Louis Park, MN
Other Degrees: Grinnell College – BA in Political Science
Interested In: Immigration Law
Law School Involvement: Immigration and Human Rights Clinic, Minnesota Justice Foundation