Preparing for Post-Graduation Fellowships - PLEASE NOTE ROOM CHANGE TO 285
January 23, 2013 12:45pm - 2:00pm
With Diane Chin, Associate Dean for Public Service and Public Interest Law, and Larisa Bowman, Skadden Fellow and Staff Attorney, Legal Aid of San Mateo County.
Larisa Bowman works on the HomeSavers Project at Legal Aid. Through a two-year fellowship sponsored by the Skadden Fellowship Foundation, Larisa represents limited English proficient tenants who are facing eviction due to foreclosure. Larisa graduated from Stanford Law School in 2009. Prior to joining Legal Aid Larisa completed two judicial clerkships in Boston, Massachusetts.
Diane Chin began her law career as a staff attorney and Skadden Fellow for the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law of the Boston Bar Association when she graduated from Northeastern University School of Law. As Associate Dean for Public Service and Public Interest Law, she oversees the John and Terry Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law's career development, pro bono, externship, and mentoring programs. She also assists students and alumni in their post-graduate fellowship applications.