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Meet David Jones (JD ’11)

A leap of faith took David Jones (JD ’11) more than 2,400 miles away from home. The California native, having never taken in the sweet aroma of a magnolia or the sight of a North Carolina pine, would find himself in a new community that was altogether different from what he had known.

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Meet Bobby Ray Gordon (JD ’86)

For Bobby Ray Gordon (JD ’86), legal education has been the doorway to a career built on decades of service and humanitarian aid.

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frédéric joly

Meet Frédéric Joly (LLM ’00)

A different way of life prepared Frédéric Joly (LLM ’00) to bring his career back home. His journey to senior legal counsel for Saint-Gobain Group in Paris, France, started as a mere curiosity – a passion for other legal cultures – and later transformed into a year-long journey at a small school in the foothills of North Carolina.

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Meet Mauricio Zuluaga (LLM ’13) and Catalina Garzon (LLM ’13)

The dream to take his legal studies beyond the borders of Colombia had been something Mauricio Zuluaga (LLM ’13) had carried with him since graduating from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in 2002.

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shuya wang

Meet Shuya Wang (LLM ’08)

Among the handbags and luggage, the sunglasses and luxury fashion-wear, there stands alone a brand – Louis Vuitton – that Shuya Wang (LL.M. ’08) is tasked to defend.

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victoria dishner

Meet Victoria Dishner (JD ’21)

Victoria Dishner’s (JD ’21) externship at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, D.C., gave her invaluable experience and knowledge of administrative law and its role in the protection of civil rights.

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Meet Emily Harrison (JD ’21)

Emily Harrison’s (JD ’21) talks about her experiences at Wake Forest Law, including her efforts in establishing a student organization for first-generation professionals.

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Meet Joey Bartholomew (JD ’21)

Joey Bartholomew (JD ’21) talks about his experiences at Wake Forest Law and his summer work at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services. Continue reading »

Alex Prunka

Meet Alex Prunka (JD ’20)

Alex Prunka (JD ’20) attributes the supportive community of faculty and students as the core of his success at Wake Forest Law.

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Alex Lowitt

Meet Alexander Lowitt (JD ’21)

Alexander Lowitt (JD ’21) discusses his summer work at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and why he chose Wake Forest Law.

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