Pursuing a career in law after studying neuroscience during her undergraduate studies may not be a path well-traveled, but it was always in the back of 2L Mary Csarny’s mind. She had the chance to put her scientific background to use this summer through an externship at the FDA in D.C.
For 2L Javier Lopez, an externship in the capital city helped lay the groundwork for his remaining years in law school and a successful career after graduation. The Washington, D.C., Summer Program, places students like Lopez in substantive externships alongside a quality academic program.
1L Amy Riedel has always felt a strong commitment to community and service. Her time in the Navy and her volunteer work led her to pursue a J.D. in hopes of making a difference in multi-planetary exploration and resource cultivation as the world looks toward the future.
A passion for social justice drives much of what 3L Marla Trinidad does on a day to day basis – from volunteering with local groups to interning with the Legal Aid Society of NYC to serving as the new executive director for the Moritz’s Pro Bono Research Group.
1L Charles V. Thomas, Jr. is a man on a mission. Every morning, he tells himself that he is going to do something that day to make someone smile because he genuinely believes the world would be a much better place if people focused more on helping the people around them.
The Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at Moritz gives students the opportunity to hone their skills building attorney-client relationships, learning the ins and outs of different business models, spotting areas of potential liability, managing transactions, and more.
Two moot court teams from the Moritz College of Law brought home national championships last weekend from the Child Welfare and Adoption Law and Ruby R. Vale Corporate Law Moot Court Competitions.
Working as an IT consultant, 2L Natalie Salazar enjoyed the fast-paced nature of her job, but felt like something was missing. So, five years after graduating from Ohio State with a degree in accounting, she decided to go back to school to pursue her J.D. and M.B.A.
From the time he was in elementary school, 2L Matt Diaz knew one day he wanted to work in Washington, D.C. This past summer he had the opportunity to venture to the nation’s capital for an externship at the Federal Communications Commission.
2Ls Shalini Goyal and Kyla Snow took second place in the Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition Central Regional competition on October 3. The duo won the Best Brief Award in the competition and Goyal was named Best Oralist. The team will advance to the national competition in New Orleans on November 8-9.
Avery Schumacher splits her time between Moritz and the School of Public Health as she works toward two degrees.
After discovering a passion for both history and the criminal justice system during her undergraduate studies, 2L Sarah Paxton opted to gain a greater understanding of both by pursuing a J.D. and Ph.D. in history.