Law Student Testimonials

Jessica "Jess" Winn '17L

My name is Jessica Winn, and I am a third-year law student at Washington and Lee University’s School of Law.

Bruce "Bo" Mahr '17L

I worked for the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) in the Office of the General Counsel as a Law Clerk

William "Will" Simmerson '17L

Receiving the Knight Fellowship Grant last summer allowed me to pursue my interest in practicing environmental law and helped fund my position as an unpaid intern

William "Will" Flory '16L

The Knight Fellowship I received as a law student at Washington and Lee for the summer of 2015 supported my internship at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Richmond, Virginia office

Alison Leary '15L

Thanks to the Knight Fellowship I was able to accept an unpaid summer internship with the Public Rights Division of the California Attorney General’s Office.

Jamison Shabanowitz '15L

With the help of the A. Paul Knight Program, I experienced a summer internship on the front lines of an environmental non-profit organization and confronted many different issues in different capacities.

Terrance Austin '15L

My experience at the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) this past summer was great. I worked at the central office in Richmond, VA in the enforcement division. More specifically, I worked closely with the waste enforcement manager.