Summer Experience

W&L Law students spend their summers working in a variety of settings, from law firms to corporations to non-profits. Read some of their stories below.

Anahita Mohtasham-Gharagozloo, right, with Simin Fahandej, UN Delegate of Baha’is

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Law, Policy and Diplomacy

2L Anahita Mohtasham-Gharagozloo learned to react quickly to law and policy changes during her internship with the International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights.

Ashley Duckworth

Monday, August 26, 2019

Learning the Material

3L Ashley Duckworth was exposed to a new area of the law during her summer internship with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Corporate Finance in Washington, D.C.

Khadija Dukes

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Compassion and Patience

Communication skills were important for 2L Khadija Dukes, who spent her summer with the Georgia Legal Service Program working on domestic violence matters.

Karlo Goronja

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Taking on Big Challenges

Thanks to his first year writing courses, 2L Karlo Goronja was able to make real contributions during his summer internship with the DOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review.

Brooke Wilson

Monday, August 19, 2019

Focusing on the Facts

During her internship in Alaska with the Office of the Attorney General, 2L Brooke Wilson learned how the right facts can make or break a case.