Hadyn Pettersen

2020-21 Student Fellow


Hadyn Pettersen grew up in Glendive, Montana, and is the son of a dryland wheat farmer. In 2018, he earned his bachelor’s degree in History and Medieval Studies from the University of Notre Dame, where he graduated cum laude. During his 1L summer, Hadyn worked as a research assistant to Professor O. Carter Snead, and he was a summer associate during his 2L summer for the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis. In his free time, Hadyn enjoys golf, pinochle, and roaming the badlands of Montana and North Dakota. Following graduation, Haydn clerked for Judge Stephen Clark on the Eastern District of Missouri.