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Fighting for Families 

June 27, 2022

Equal Justice Works Fellow Marissa Schwartz L’22 will advocate for survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia.

Family Law & Child Advocacy, Public Interest 

Learning and Teaching Entrepreneurship 

May 18, 2022

Through the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic, Max Levinbook L’22 recently taught what he’s learned to the next generation of entrepreneurs: Philadelphia High School students.

 

Centering Youth Voices 

April 19, 2022

Interdisciplinary Child Advocacy Clinic students represent their youth clients on a range of issues including dependency, custody, and education matters.

 

Hermes Hein Aedo LLM’22 and María Alejandra Maldonado Ibaceta LLM’22 aim to apply international perspectives to criminal law reforms in Chile 

March 23, 2022

Hermes and Alejandra intend to bring what they learn at the Law School back to their home country.

 

Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic students work with local business owners toward neighborhood revitalization 

February 21, 2022

ELC students gain valuable hands-on legal practice while supporting organic economic growth in local neighborhoods.

 

In Philadelphia Inquirer op-ed, Prof. David Hoffman, Jordan Konell L’22, and Luke McCartney L’23 advocate for rental lease template to help prevent disputes 

February 8, 2022

Access to a plain language, easy-to-understand guide with legally valid terms would bring much-needed stability and fairness to the start of the rental process for both sides.

Research and Scholarship 

Yen-Ting “Eddy” Lin LLM’21 advocates for young peoples’ democratic rights 

December 15, 2021

Lin sought an LLM degree from Penn in order to better understand and compare legal systems around the world.

Cross-Disciplinary