Learn what law librarians do, and what kind
of experience is needed, in a variety of settings: law firm, law
school, vendor and county law library.
This panel will be led by
Liz Reppe. The
panelists shall be:
Emily Waitz from
Hamline University Law Library |LinkedIn|
Emily Waitz has been the Head of Technical Services at Hamline
Law Library since 2008. Prior to working at the University, Emily
worked for an online university, local law firm and corporate
libraries, and for a vendor. She is a graduate of the Masters of
Library Information Science program at Dominican University.
Elizabeth M.C. Scheibel from Lindquist &
Vennum's Library |LinkedIn|
Liz Scheibel has been a librarian at Lindquist & Vennum PLLP in
Minneapolis since 2010. Her position includes many responsibilities,
specifically collection management, cataloging, research and
reference, paying the bills, and knowledge management projects.
Prior to joining Lindquist, she worked at the Minnesota Legislative
Reference Library and had internships at the Minnesota State Law
Library and Maslon law firm. Liz is a graduate of Macalester College
and received an MLIS from St. Catherine University. She is the MALL
Membership Chair and an active member of the Special Libraries
Association. Liz fills her time outside of work with running her dog
Nate Dogg, reading, copy editing for HeavyTable.com, and leading an
ultimate frisbee team called Wolfpack.
Mary Ellen Gallagher from the Dakota
County Law Library |LinkedIn|
Mary Ellen Gallagher is currently the law librarian for the
Dakota County Law Library in Apple Valley and has been in that
position since October of 2011. She has a B.S. from the University
of Rhode Island and a J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law.
In May of 2011 she obtained her M.L.I.S. degree from St. Catherine's
University. Since 1985 she has been an active volunteer attorney for
Volunteer Lawyers Network and has also served on the Family Law
Committee and is a mentor for new family law attorneys.
Stainbrook-Tri from West, a Thomson Reuters Company
Mary Stainbrook-Tri is currently a Manager of Order Management within Finance Operations at Thomson Reuters. She started her career with Thomson Reuters as a Reference Attorney before moving into Legal Editorial Operations where she held a variety of positions including Team Coordinator, Quality Assurance and Service Support. Mary has also served as a Manager in the Product and Pricing Services area, including leading the Product and Pricing Services Special Projects Team relating to new products and acquisitions.
Mary has an undergraduate degree in English and Spanish from the University of St. Thomas, a law degree from Hamline University School of Law and a Masters of Library and Information Science from St. Catherine's University/Dominican University.