Zachary Pohlman was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. He graduated summa cum laude from Rockhurst University with majors in Economics, Philosophy, and Theology. During his 1L summer, Zach worked as a law clerk for the Douglas County Attorney in Omaha and as a research assistant to Professor Lloyd Mayer. During his 2L summer, Zach worked as a summer associate for Husch Blackwell in Omaha. After graduation, Zach will clerk for Judge Steven M. Colloton on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Zach enjoys playing tennis, talking philosophy, listening to Supreme Court oral arguments, and spending time with his family.