Emily Arvizu

“The thing that surprised me most was how accessible the faculty is. I feel like they genuinely want to know me as a person.”

Emily Arvizu
Immigration Law Fellow
Cumberland, Maine

Shianne Bowlin

“I chose Maine Law for the clinical opportunities. I knew I wanted to get hands-on experience, and Maine Law offers amazing clinics.”

Shianne Bowlin
Student Services Fellow
Princeton, Indiana

Peter Caty

“The small class size and close-knit community at Maine Law provided the type of learning environment I was looking for.”

Peter Caty
Center for Law + Innovation Privacy Law Fellow
Buffalo, New York

 

Kayleigh Cleary '22

 

Our students are hardworking, respectful, passionate, and focused. I think the biggest transition from undergrad to law school was in respect to the student body. It’s easier to feel empowered and motivated when the people around you are too.”

 

Kayleigh Cleary
Falmouth, Maine

Paige Eggleston

I was surprised by how much I have enjoyed law school. The curriculum is challenging, the hours of reading and studying and case briefing is certainly exhausting, but the work is ultimately fascinating.”

Paige Eggleston
Portland, Maine

Karl Fischer '20

 

“The teaching fellows are awesome, and their instruction and guidance have been crucial in figuring out the best way to learn the material.”

Karl Fisher
Portland, Maine

 

Chase Hewitt

 

“Everybody has been approachable, kind, and welcoming. I couldn’t have asked for a better community!”

Chase Hewitt
Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Nicholas Janzen

 

“Whether it’s through the Career Services Office’s mentorship program or just by asking a professor for the name of someone who would be willing to meet for coffee and discuss a given topic, Maine Law is plugged into the state’s legal community in a way that helps students network and identify job opportunities.”

Nicholas Janzen
New Orleans, Louisiana

Kathryn King

 

“I keep discovering ways in which the Law School directly affects Mainers’ quality of life: just one example is the Rural Practice Fellowship program that is closing the “justice gap” in some of the most underserved areas of our state.”

Kathryn King
Rural Law Fellow
Hampden, Maine

Julia MacDonald

 

“I chose Maine Law because it hit all the marks—small, close-knit, and well-respected among Maine lawyers, judges, and employers.”

Julia MacDonald
McKusick Fellow
Tempe, Arizona

Nick Mazuroski
“Maine Law is very engaged with the local community and is dedicated to giving back. This commitment to community service is a great strength and it allows students to get hands on legal experience while still in school.”
Nicholas Mazuroski
Portland, Maine
Nathan Moore '21

“I was very surprised by how well-connected Maine Law is with the U.S. and International Privacy Law community. In my privacy classes, we have had privacy industry leaders as guest speakers, and they are all Maine Law alumni!”

Nathan Moore
Austin, Texas

Jimmy Puckette

“There is something really incredible about being surrounded by classmates and faculty that want nothing more than for you to succeed. It really is a ‘we’re all in this together’ mentality.”

Jimmy Puckette
Admissions Fellow
Villanova, Pennsylvania

Camrin Rivera

 

“It was clear from my visit that I would receive an excellent education, unmatched professional experience, direct access to world-class professors, and develop lasting relationships with my peers.”

 

Camrin Rivera
Admissions Fellow
Salt Lake City, Utah

Anne Sedlack '20

“I was chosen to be the Juvenile Justice Fellow for my class, which has opened up so many doors for me.”

Anne Sedlack
Juvenile Justice Fellow and Admissions Fellow
Carlisle, Pennsylvania