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Advocating for Immigrant Youth 

September 12, 2023

Interning with the Legal Aid Society’s immigration law unit gave Camilla Samuelsson L’25 hands-on experience representing clients in deportation proceedings.

Immigration & Transnational Law, Pathways to the Profession 

Protecting Consumer Rights 

September 5, 2023

At Greater Boston Legal Services, Rae Fanella L’25 flexed their lawyering skills representing clients in court while working in the Consumer Rights Unit.

Pathways to the Profession 

International Public Interest Careers 

August 28, 2023

Three LLM Post-Graduate Public Interest Fellows advance careers dedicated to public interest in an international arena.


1L Public Sector Career FAQs 

August 25, 2023

In the NALP Bulletin, Jamie Reisman of our Office of Career Strategy answers common questions of first-year law students aiming to work in the public sector.

Research and Scholarship 

Advancing International Human Rights 

August 22, 2023

As a Global Justice Fellow and Mead Fellow, Natalie Malek L’25 worked for the UK-based international human rights organization, Reprieve.

International & Comparative Law, Pathways to the Profession 

Forging Careers in Public Interest 

August 16, 2023

This year, 18 Penn Carey Law alumni launch dynamic public interest careers through post-graduate fellowships.


Building Broad Litigation Experience 

August 15, 2023

A future litigator, Virginia Richards L’25 reflects on her corporate transactions, litigation, and pro bono work at Cooley LLP’s Boston office.

Pathways to the Profession 

2023 Philadelphia Bar Foundation Award 

August 10, 2023

Prof. Seth Kreimer is the recipient of the 2023 Philadelphia Bar Foundation Award, honoring his decades of work promoting equal access to justice.


Preparing for a Dynamic Public Interest Career 

August 8, 2023

An aspiring public servant, Laura Hannon L’24, SP2’24 split her summer between government service and legal aid.

Cross-Disciplinary, Pathways to the Profession 

A Builder and an Idealist 

August 7, 2023

The Journal pays tribute to Robert “Bob” Toll L’66 and his tremendous impact at Penn Carey Law and the legal profession.


Advocating for Asylum Seekers 

July 27, 2023

Rachel Kabat L’25 shares her experience as a Global Justice Fellow working with the International Rescue Committee’s Denver branch.

Immigration & Transnational Law, Pathways to the Profession