The students have learned much about the importance of lawyer wellness and began implementing the strategies discussed.
The majority of students found that the program met their expectations and those set by the program at the outset of the school year.
They feel more confident in presenting, interviewing, bar preparation, and legal writing.
They are interested in pursuing careers in judicial clerking, taking judicial office, and taking leadership positions in bar associations.
They all expressed confidence that they have mentors to assist them in seeking out a federal clerkship, a position in Big Law, and in other career pursuits.
Ten percent of our students this year are immigrants, and English is their second language. Their ages ranged from 23-38 years old.
The students came from all over the country, including Cleveland, Ohio; St. Louis, Missouri; Stamford, Connecticut; Kingston, Jamaica; Atlanta, Georgia; Pembroke Pines, Florida; Brooklyn, New York; Leland, Mississippi; San Juan, Puerto Rico and Zephyrhills, Florida.