Hailey Vrdolyak serves as legal counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, where she is a member of the Center for Conscience Initiatives.
Before joining ADF, Vrdolyak served as a law clerk to Judge Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Portland, Oregon.
Vrdolyak earned her J.D. from Notre Dame Law School in 2019, where she was a member of the Dean’s Circle of Fellows and graduated magna cum laude. She also earned her B.A., magna cum laude, in theology and political science from the University of Notre Dame in 2016. She is a 2017 Blackstone Fellow.
She is a member of the state bar of Illinois and the federal bar of the Ninth Circuit.