WPU PRE-LAW WORKSHOPS
  Spring SEMESTER, 2017

ALL WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED DURING THE COMMON HOUR, 12:30-2:00 PM

DATE SPEAKER TOPIC LOCATION
Thursday, March 9 James Arrabito The Law School Experience Raubinger 403
(Mr. Arrabito was the 2014 WPU Legal Studies Student of the Year, before attending Rutgers Law School, where he is currently Associate Managing Editor of the Rutgers Law Review. After his 1L year, James interned for Judge Martini of the U.S. Federal District Court, while this past summer, he was a summer associate at Carter, Ledyard, & Milburn, a 150 year old Wall Street Firm that included FDR as an attorney at one time. James recently accepted a clerkship with the New Jersey Supreme Court to begin after graduation.)
 
Tuesday, March 21 Jesenia Ponce, Esq. Public Law Attorney Raubinger 403
(Ms. Ponce participated in the WPU Pre-Law Program, as well as the 2009 WPU Summer Program at Cambridge University before attending Touro Law School, where she won two Cali Awards (for highest grade in a class) and was Aricles Editor for the Touro Journal of Race, Gender, and Ethnicity. Jesenia is a litigation staff attorney with the Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation, a public interest non-profit.)
 
Thursday, April 13 Valerie Gross, Esq. Corporate Law Raubinger 403
(Ms. Gross participated in the WPU Pre-Law Program before attending Cornell University Law School. In addition to having formerly worked in the prestigious Park Avenue law firm of Herrick, Feinstein LLP, Valerie was also a corporate attorney in the NYC Offices of New Jersey’s largest law firm – McCarter & English. Currently, Val is an Associate at Morgan, Lewis, & Bockius LLP, rated one of the 50 top law firms in the world.)
 
Tuesday, April 25 Dimitri Teresh, Esq. Criminal Law Raubinger 403
(Mr. Teresh was a participant in the WPU Pre-Law Program and the 2007 WPU Summer Program at Cambridge University before attending Fordham Law School, where he was Associate Editor of the Fordham University International Law Journal. Currently, Dimitri is an Assistant Prosecutor with the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.)

Please contact Professor Michael Luis Principe,
Director of the WPU Legal Studies Program, for more information.
principem@wpunj.edu

  The WPU Pre-Law Program and Workshops are
open to the entire University community.