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Meet Zachary Harris (JD ’20)

Zachary Harris (JD ’20) spent his 1L summer with the Wake County Public Defender’s Office as a Felony Case Intern where he contributed to a first degree murder defense win.

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Judicial Clerkship: Meet Kelsey Mellan (JD ’18)

Kelsey Mellan (JD ’18) discovered she was interested in clerking after participating in Wake Forest Law’s D.C. Summer Judicial Externship.

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Judicial Clerkship: Meet Mary Kate Gladstone (JD ’19)

Mary Kate Gladstone (JD ’19) will clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas following graduation.

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Judicial Clerkship: Meet Hanna Monson (JD ’19)

Hanna Monson (JD ’19) will develop her research and writing skills as a judicial law clerk for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

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2018 National Trial Team champions bring home host of individual honors from regional competition

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Feb. 7, 2019) — The 2018 National Trial Team champions returned from the regional competition of the 2019 TYLA National Trial Competition (NTC) with a collection of individual recognitions and accolades—some of which serve as an unprecedented milestone in Wake Forest history.

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National Moot Court Team finishes among nation’s Sweet Sixteen

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Feb. 7, 2019) — The National Moot Court Team upheld Wake Forest Law’s historical tradition of competitive excellence at the 2019 National Moot Court Competition by advancing and placing among the nation’s top sixteen teams. The team of third-year students, which was coached by Professor John Korzen (BA ’81, JD ’91), included Shawna Abbatiello, Ashley Bouchez, and Jonathan Patton.

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Federal Appeals Judge Jimmie Reyna joins ‘Conversation With’ series on Feb. 12

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Feb. 7, 2019) — Wake Forest School of Law’s “Conversation With” series will host Judge Jimmie V. Reyna at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, in room 1312 in the Worrell Professional Center.

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Environmental Law expert Scott Schang joins WFU Law

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Feb. 4, 2019) — Scott Schang, senior director of corporate engagement at Landesa, will join Wake Forest School of Law as professor of practice of environmental law beginning July 1, 2019.

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Meet Virginia Stanton (JD ’19)

Virginia Stanton (JD ’19) is pursuing a career in military law and litigation—a combination inspired by her 2L summer experiences as a second lieutenant and intern with the Marine Corps Trial Counsel. Continue reading »

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Meet Matthew Hooker (JD ’20)

Matthew Hooker (JD ’20) is exploring opportunities in civil litigation, so he can advocate for clients while also exercising his passion for research and writing. During his 1L summer, he interned with Womble Bond Dickinson, where he was able to contribute to a wide variety of practice groups.

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