Summer fellowships announced for Maine Law students

Summer fellowships announced for Maine Law students

Twenty-two students at the University of Maine School of Law will work as fellows this summer in an array of jobs. Many of these jobs are public interest law positions.

Here is a list of the 2017 summer fellows:

Center for Law + Innovation Privacy Law Fellowship

  • Daniel McCue ’19 – International Association of Privacy Professionals (Portsmouth, NH)

Susan Calkins Public Interest Fellowship

  • Jamie Lynn Bice ’19 – Veterans Legal Services/Pine Tree Legal Assistance (Maine-Statewide)

MAPIL Fellowships

  • Joann Bautista ’18 – Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) (Seattle, WA)
  • Sara Cressey ’18 – Federal Public Defender (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
  • Scott Dolan ’19 – ACLU of Maine (Portland, ME)
  • Bryn Gallagher ’18Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic (Juvenile Justice Projects) (Portland, ME)
  • Hilary Gove ’19 – Maine Equal Justice Partners (Augusta, ME)
  • Jana Kenney ’18 – U.S. Department of the Interior/Office of the Solicitor (Environmental & Land Use) (Boise, ID)
  • Brittany Michaud ’19 – Federal Public Defender (Portland, ME)
  • Amber Miller ’19 – KIDS LEGAL/Pine Tree Legal Assistance (Portland, ME)
  • Reginald Parson ’19 – Maine Indigent Defense Center (Portland, ME)
  • Sean Turley ’19 – Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (Portland, ME) – Combination of MAPIL & Cumberland Bar Association Public Interest Fellowships
  • Bridget Yahoodik ’19 – Disability Rights Maine (Augusta, ME)

Bernstein District Court Fellowships

  • Dominic Parent ’19 – Judge Powers (Portland District Court)
  • Hannah Wurgaft ’19 – Judge Beliveau (Lewiston District Court)
  • Casey Weed ’18 – Judge Janelle & Magistrate Cadwallader (Biddeford District Court)
  • Oliver Walton ’19 – Judge Walker (Augusta District Court)

Bride Family Foundation Entrepreneurial Fellowships

  • Brooke Suckow-Maines ’19 – SunRaise Investments, LLC (Portsmouth, NH)

Horace J. Libby Fellowship, Maine Public Utilities Commission

  • Adam Bohanan ’19

Charles A. Harvey Trial Practice Immersion Fellowship

  • Nicole Mason ’18

Cushman Anthony Clinic Fellowship

  • Barrett Littlefield ’18 – Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic

Roger Putnam Clinic Fellowship

  • Sarah Scola ’18 – Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic

The fellowships are supported financially by the spring auction of the Maine Association for Public Interest Law (MAPIL), Law School funds, and donations to Maine Law from alumni and friends. The annual MAPIL Auction will be held Thursday, April 6 at the Mariner’s Church from 5:00-8:00 pm.