William and Mary Law School

Law School Awards 104 Summer Public Service Fellowships

William & Mary Law School has awarded 104 summer public service fellowships, totaling$282,231 to students working for 67 non-profit organizations and government agencies in 17 states, the District of Columbia and in 7 other countries, including Argentina, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, India, Russia, Spain, and Switzerland. 
Support for the fellowship program comes the from the student body's Public Service Fund, law alumni, the College and the Law School, endowments, and law firms that interview on campus. The Virginia Law Foundation, the Virginia State Bar's Criminal Law Section, and William & Mary's Christopher Wren Association also provide grant support. 
Rob Kaplan, Associate Dean for Career Services and Public Service Initiatives, said, "All of us at the Law School can be proud of our students and the good work they will perform this summer.  The Marshall-Wythe community's collective support makes a meaningful difference to the public service fabric of the Law School, the lives of our students, and the organizations and clients they serve."  
Fellowship recipients are assisting the following organizations this summer: 
Organization City State/Country
Alabama Attorney General, Criminal Division Montgomery Alabama
Alexandria Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Alexandria Virginia
American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative Baku Azerbaijan
American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative Moscow Russia
American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia Atlanta Georgia
Arlington/Falls Church Public Defender Arlington Virginia
Atlanta Public Defender Atlanta Georgia
Ayuda, Immigration Division Washington DC
Baltimore State's Attorney Baltimore Maryland
Brunswick County Commonwealth's Attorney Lawrenceville Virginia
Bucks County District Attorney Doylestown Pennsylvania
California Appellate Project San Francisco California
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. Washington DC
Center for Human Rights and the Environment Cordoba Argentina 
Center for Medicare Advocacy Washington DC
Central Virginia Legal Aid Society Richmond Virginia
Community Tax Law Project Richmond Virginia
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission  Richmond Virginia
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Office of Legal Counsel Washington DC
Federal Public Defender, Eastern District of Virginia Norfolk Virginia
Federal Public Defender, Eastern District of Virginia Richmond Virginia
Fredericksburg Public Defender Fredericksburg Virginia
Hampton Commonwealth's Attorney Hampton Virginia
International Bridges to Justice  Phnom Penh Cambodia
International Bridges to Justice Calcutta India
International Bridges to Justice Geneva Switzerland
International Justice Mission  Bangalore India
Legal Aid Justice Center Richmond Virginia
Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia Hampton Virginia
Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia Virginia Beach Virginia
Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia Williamsburg Virginia
Los Angeles County Public Defender Los Angeles California
Marion Superior Court, Family and CASA Division Indianapolis Indiana
My Sister's Place, Immigration and Family Law Unit White Plains New York
Neighborhood Legal Services Program Washington DC
New Jersey Public Defender Trenton New Jersey
Newport News City Attorney Newport News Virginia
Newport News Commonwealth's Attorney Newport News Virginia
Newport News Public Defender Newport News Virginia
Ninth Circuit Solicitor Charleston South Carolina
Norfolk Public Defender Norfolk Virginia
North Carolina Attorney General, Elections Section Raleigh North Carolina
Ontario County District Attorney Canadaigua New York
Philadelphia Law Department Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Portsmouth City Attorney Portsmouth Virginia
Public Defender, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Sanford Florida
Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Richmond Virginia
State Attorney, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit West Palm Beach Florida
Tennessee Department of Health, Office of General Counsel, Communicable & Environmental Diseases Section Nashville Tennessee
U.S. Attorney, District of Columbia, Civil and Criminal Divisions Washington DC
U.S. Attorney, District of Delaware, Civil and Criminal Divisions Wilmington Delaware
U.S. Attorney, District of Massachusetts, Criminal Division Boston Massachusetts
U.S. Attorney, District of South Carolina, Civil and Criminal Divisions Charleston South Carolina
U.S. Attorney, District of South Carolina, Civil and Criminal Divisions Greenville South Carolina
U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of New York, Criminal Division Central Islip New York
U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, Criminal Division Alexandria Virginia
U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, Criminal Division Newport News Virginia
U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, Criminal Division Norfolk Virginia
U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, Civil Division Richmond Virginia
U.S. Attorney, Western District of Virginia, Civil and Criminal Divisions Roanoke Virginia
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the General Counsel San Francisco California
U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of General Counsel, Commercial Law Development Program Washington DC
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of the Chief Counsel Richmond Virginia
U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section Washington DC
U.S. Department of State,  Bureau of European Affairs and Eurasian Affairs Madrid Spain
U.S. Department of Transportation, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Washington DC
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, Pro Se Unit Washington DC
United States Institute of Peace  Washington DC
Urban Justice Center, Mental Health Project New York New York
Virginia Attorney General, Medicaid and Social Services Division Richmond Virginia
Virginia Attorney General, Public Safety & Enforcement Division, Criminal Litigation Section Richmond Virginia
Virginia Attorney General, Public Safety & Enforcement Division, Health Care Fraud & Professional Integrity Section Richmond Virginia
Virginia Beach City Attorney Virginia Beach Virginia
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Enforcement Division Richmond Virginia
Virginia Department of Health Professions, Administrative Proceedings Division Richmond Virginia
Williamsburg/James City County Commonwealth's Attorney Williamsburg Virginia
Williamson County District Attorney Georgetown Texas
Wisconsin State Public Defender La Crosse Wisconsin
York County Public Defender York  Pennsylvania
York Poquoson Commonwealth's Attorney Yorktown Virginia