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Administrator joins task force to support Hispanic representation in law school leadership
May 15, 2023
Krista Contino Saumby, associate director of career development in Elon Law's Office of Career and Student Development, is among a group educators and attorneys who will assist the Hispanic National Bar Association with strengthening Latino representation in the legal academy.
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office officials make visit to Elon Law
April 11, 2023
Deputy Director Derrick Brent of the United States Patent & Trademark Office spoke with students about the importance of networking and the career opportunities to be found in intellectual property law.
West Virginia’s top jurist offers wisdom to Elon Law students
February 21, 2023
Chief Justice Elizabeth "Beth" Walker of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia visited Greensboro accompanied by law clerks Evan Smith L’20 and Mary Beth Royal L’21, who both emphasized the importance of strong legal writing for securing judicial clerkships.
Elon Law administrator takes leadership role with Hispanic bar association
October 10, 2022
Krista Contino Saumby, who mentors and advises law students as associate director of career development, will develop programming and networking opportunities for attorneys across the Carolinas as a regional president of the Hispanic National Bar Association.
Elon Law student co-moderates ABA national webinar
September 30, 2022
Lauren Jones L’23 was invited to help lead an online program hosted by the American Bar Association intended for prospective and current law students of diverse backgrounds to hear from successful lawyers about their journey to the profession.
At Student Organization Fair, an opportunity to grow networks and friendships
September 13, 2022
Students filled the law library on September 8 for an annual event that, in the words on one Student Bar Association leader, showcases “everything Elon Law has to offer.”
Elon Law welcomes new career counselors
June 28, 2022
Krista Contino Saumby and Alicia Mills have joined the Office of Career & Student Development to assist law students with career guidance and mentoring, resume and cover letter reviews, and mock interviews.
Elon Law names new Assistant Dean for Career & Student Development
January 24, 2022
Stacie Dooley will oversee a team of five staff members in the Office of Career & Student Development after serving for seven years as Elon Law’s director of student life.
Internship gives Elon Law student legal experience working with veterans
August 9, 2021
Theresa Brunner L’22 was one of only four law school students from across the United States selected for a summer program with The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program, which represents clients before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
NCBA internship program welcomes three Elon Law students
March 12, 2020
Zechariah Etheridge, Andrew Tawiah and Kelsie Wiltse from Elon Law's Class of 2021 will work this summer in top legal placements through the North Carolina Bar Association's Minorities in the Profession 1L Summer Associate Program.