Washburn Intellectual Property Law Society

The Washburn Intellectual Property Law Society (WIPLS) student-run organization provides a forum for students interested in patent, copyright, trademark, and trade secret law and seeks to expand awareness of intellectual property (IP) and its importance in the global marketplace and legal world.

2019-2020 Officers

Photograph: Ashley Ellenz.President: Ashley D. Ellenz is a third year law student from Beloit, Kansas. Ashley graduated from Kansas State University. She can be reached at ashley.ellenz@washburn.edu.

Photograph: Charles Thomas.Vice President: Charles E. Thomas is a second year law student. He graduated from the University of Kansas. Charles can be reached at charles.thomas1@washburn.edu.

Photograph: Paige Hungate.Secretary: Paige E. Hungate is a second year law student from Wichita, Kansas. Paige graduated from Wichita State University. She can be reached at paige.hungate@washburn.edu

Photograph: .Treasurer: Tyler J. Schwein is a second year law student from Highlands Ranch, Colorado. Tyler graduated from the Colorado School of Mines. He can be reached at tyler.schwein@washburn.edu.

Faculty Advisor: Professor Patricia Judd.