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Summer Work Profile 2014

Finding meaningful work during the summer is important for law students to gain on-the-job experience as well as build connections with other associates and legal professionals. Penn State Law is featuring a series on what students did this summer.
Summer Work 2014

Keana WilliamsKeana Williams '15 discovers litigation confidence 

Because of her business background, Williams entered law school wanting to go into corporate and transactional law, without ever considering any type of litigation, even corporate litigation, but her summer intern experience changed her mind. 



Forrest SmithForrest Smith ’15 summer associate with Babst Calland

As summer associate at Babst Calland, Forrest Smith practiced and honed a variety of legal skills. From writing memos, briefs and motions to researching and assisting at depositions, Smith experienced it all.



Jared KephartFocus brings Jared Kephart '15 to the Steel City  

Jared Kephart sees time is his most precious asset. Last year, he decided to focus on finding a summer associate position that offered the best fit for geography, practice area, and stability. 



Matthew ReganMatthew Regan '15 reaches for the stars and his dreams at DreamWorks

Matthew Regan entered law school loving the entertainment business. However,he knew media law jobs are tough to get, and if he mentioned it to anyone, they treated him as if he was dreaming too high. Nevertheless, with much academic perseverance and networking his dream came true, and he obtained a summer internship with DreamWorks Animation.



Vanessa McLaughlin
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