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Redefining Public Interest 

October 23, 2023

Public Interest Week 2023 engages national and international experts, including Agnieszka Fryszman, the 2023 Honorary Fellow and chair of the Human Rights practice at Cohen Milstein.


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.


Committed to Public Defense 

July 25, 2023

George Kunkel SP2’23, L’25 is working toward a career in holistic public defense alongside seasoned trial attorneys at the Orleans Public Defenders.

Criminal Law & Justice, Pathways to the Profession 

Staunch Commitment to Service 

May 15, 2023

Penn Carey Law recognizes and applauds the Class of 2023’s pro bono efforts.

Centers & Institutes, Experiential Learning 

2023 Alumni Impact Award Winner 

April 19, 2023

The Honorable Benjamin Lerner L’65 is the recipient of the Toll Public Interest Center’s 2023 Alumni Impact Award. 

Centers & Institutes, Criminal Law & Justice, Experiential Learning 

An Ethos of Service 

February 20, 2023

Penn Carey Law has a long history of teaching students how to incorporate service into legal work.

Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Unwavering Commitment to Service 

February 1, 2023

United by an ethos of service, Penn Carey Law’s public interest community cuts across sectors and legal specialties to effect positive change.

Centers & Institutes 

A Legacy of Labor Justice 

October 3, 2022

Margaret A. “Peggy” Browning L’78 dedicated her career to fighting for the rights of America’s workers.

Employment & Labor Law 

‘A Crisis and an Opportunity’ 

August 25, 2022

Devontae Torriente L’24 sees potential for growth, progress, and optimism amidst a significant departure from established constitutional precedent.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Experiential Learning, Legal Culture & History 

Impactful Alumni in Public Service 

May 10, 2022

Jessica Feierman L’00, Deuel Ross L’09, and Kristen Dama L’07 were recently honored at the Toll Public Interest Center’s Alumni Impact Awards dinner.


Championing Health Care Equity and Justice 

April 25, 2022

For Michelle Banker L’10, Director of Reproductive Rights and Health Litigation at the National Women’s Law Center, “reproductive healthcare is healthcare.”

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Gender, Leadership, & the Law, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion