Michael Bradley grew up in South Bend, Indiana. He received his B.A. in philosophy and theology, magna cum laude, in 2014, and his M.T.S., in 2017, both from the University of Notre Dame. Prior to law school, he worked as an assistant to Professor Phillip Muñoz of the Notre Dame Political Science Department and for the Lumen Christi Institute for Catholic Thought. He spent his 1L summer as a judicial intern in the chambers of Judge Amul Thapar of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. After graduation, he will clerk for Judge Thomas Hardiman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.