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Dick Nussbaum
Midwest League


Richard "Dick" Nussbaum is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and obtained his undergraduate and Law degrees from the University of Notre Dame. He earned four monograms while playing centerfield for the Fighting Irish, leading the team in hitting as a junior.

He married his wife Mary Pat in 1976 and has three children, Matt, Danny and Kathryn, as well as five grandchildren. He has served as the City of South Bend City Attorney, General Counsel to the Lt. Governor and Special Counsel to the Governor of the State of Indiana while the former owner of the South Bend Club, Joe Kernan, was Mayor, Lt. Governor and Governor.

He has served as Midwest League General Counsel since 1993, and assumed the role of President on January 1, 2015 succeeding President Emeritus George Spelius after his distinguished 28-year run as President.

Dick continues to be a partner in the South Bend, Indiana law firm of Sopko, Nussbaum, Inabnit & Kaczmarek. He has previously served as President of the Notre Dame Alumni Association and as President of the Notre Dame Monogram Club. He currently serves on the Notre Dame Board of Trustees.

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