Haley Essner joined the KU General Counsel’s office and University of Kansas Health System in June 2021 as a Healthcare Law Fellow. Haley previously completed an externship program with Ascension and worked with a nonprofit organization, Missouri Appleseed, on health law issues related to the criminal justice system. Haley earned a B.S. in Finance with a minor in Business Law from Southeast Missouri State University and a J.D. with a Health Law concentration from Saint Louis University School of Law.