Student Profile

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Judicial Clerkship: Meet Sarah Spangenburg (JD ’19)

Sarah Spangenburg (JD ’19) discusses her clerkship experience and how Wake Forest professors helped her reach her post-graduation goals.

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Meet James Ray (JD ’21)

James Ray (JD ’21) is using the skills he developed in his Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research (LAWR) and civil procedure classes at his summer internships.

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Meet Cade Spivey (JD ’21)

Because veteran Cade Spivey (JD ’21) isn’t quite sure which area of law he wants to practice after graduation, he’s exploring criminal defense, contracts, and national security law in and outside of the Wake Forest classroom.

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Meet Abdellah Benadada (JD ’20)

Abdellah Benadada (JD ’20) discovered an interest in employment law by pairing his professional experiences in Charlotte, NC with his studies in employment discrimination. Continue reading »

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Meet Natalie Walters (JD ’21)

Natalie Walters (JD ’21) has been integrating hands-on experience with her education since the first semester of law school.

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Meet Dakota Baccus (JD ’21)

Dakota Baccus (JD ’21) was looking for a law school where pro bono work and student collegiality were big parts of the academic experience.

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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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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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Meet Agustin Martinez (JD ’20)

Agustin Martinez (JD ’20) experienced the power of the Wake Forest alumni network during his 1L summer. In addition to connecting with alumni in Minneapolis, Minnesota, he was able to spend his summer gaining experience in employment law as an intern with Ogletree Deakins and Supervalu Inc.

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