PILA Grant Job Locations, Summer 2010

The student-administered Public Interest Law Association summer fellowship program provides grants to law students who accept low-paying or unpaid public service internships. Fellowships are funded by voluntary contributions and matched by a grant from the Law School Foundation. First-year fellowships are $3,500 and second-year fellowships are $6,000. PILA gave more than $361,000 to a record 85 grant recipients in 2010.

Civil Legal Services
Battered Women's Legal Advocacy Project Minneapolis Jessica Vormwald
Community Legal Services Philadelphia Hallam Roth
Georgia Legal Services Savannah, Ga. Hannah Poole
JustChildren Charlottesville, Va. Aditi Goel
JustChildren Charlottesville, Va. Mark Rabideau
Juvenile Law Center Philadelphia Peggy Nicholson
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Va. Cory Stott
Legal Aid Justice Center,
JustChildren Program
Charlottesville, Va. Mica Germain
Legal Aid Justice Center and
Charlottesville-Albemarle Public Defender
Charlottesville, Va. Sumner Givens
Legal Aid of North Carolina -
Advocates for Children's Services
Durham, N.C. Kristin Weissinger
New York Legal Assistance Group New York Melissa Samuels
South Brooklyn Legal Services Brooklyn, N.Y. Beth Zweig
clinic
UVA Law Immigration Law Clinic Charlottesville, Va. Marina Warner
Federal Government
Arlington Immigration Court,
Executive Office of Immigration Review
Arlington, Va. Sarah Johns
Department of Environmental Quality Richmond, Va. John White
Department of Justice Washington, D.C. Priya Roy
Department of Justice, Civil Division,
Constitutional Torts
Washington, D.C. Anna Johnson
Department of Justice, Civil Division,
Appellate Staff
Washington, D.C. Elizabeth Hinkley
Department of Justice, Criminal Washington, D.C. Rianna Barrett
Department of Justice Federal Programs Washington, D.C. April Russo
Department of Justice, Human Rights
and Special Prosecution
Washington, D.C. Amy Stern
Department of Justice, Tax Division Washington, D.C. Katie Delsandro 
Department of Justice, Tax Division Washington, D.C. Melanie Smith
EEOC - Law Clerk to ALJ Washington, D.C. Stephanie Hall
Federal Public Defender,
Western District of Virginia
Charlottesville, Va. Meredith Blaire Hawkins
Small Business Administration Washington, D.C. Rachel Brown
U.S. Attorney's Office, Charlottesville Charlottesville, Va. Brendan Staley
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C. Jessica Boluda
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C. Matthew Dinan 
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C. Colleen Depman
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Maryland Baltimore Erin Earp
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey Newark, N.J. David Perez
U.S. Attorney's Office,
Eastern District of Virginia
Alexandria, Va. Lindsay Booker
U.S. Attorney's Office, Los Angeles Los Angeles Brian Yang
U.S. Attorney's Office for the
Southern District of California
San Diego Benjamin Mayer
U.S. Attorney's Office for the
Western District of Missouri
Kansas City, Mo. Anne Malinee
U.S. Attorney's Office for the
Western District of North Carolina
Charlotte, N.C. Manu Balachandran
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division,
National Courts Section
Washington, D.C. Janice Wang
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Region 8, Legal Enforcement Program
Denver Travis Pietila
U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Washington, D.C. Benjamin Chung Lee
U.S. Immigration Court - EOIR Falls Church, Va. Melanie Stuart
U.S. Senate (JudMoskowitziciary Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs and Senator Casey's Personal Office) Washington, D.C. Jordan Lane
International
Asylum Access Quito, Ecuador Hernando Montoya
Center for Human Rights Legal Action Guatamala City Katherine Reynolds
Centre for Applied Legal Studies,
University of the Witwarersrand
Johannesburg,
South Africa
Salima Burke
Institute for International Law
and Human Rights
Washington, D.C. Micki Bloom
International Bridges to Justice New Delhi Anisha Singh
International Center for Transitional Justice Cape Town,
South Africa
Calleigh McRaith
International Justice Mission Guatamala City Kathryn Fennig
International Justice Mission Manila, Philippines Madison Saniuk
Minority Rights Group International London Clare Boronow
Secretariat of Pacific Communities Fiji Amelia Dungan
U.N. International Criminal
Tribunal for Rwanda
Arusha, Tanzania Ashley Brown
U.N. International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda Arusha, Tanzania Roberto Castillo
U.N. International Criminal
Tribunal for Rwanda
Arusha, Tanzania Joel Sanderson
Public Defenders
Bronx Defenders  Bronx, N.Y. Jesse Stewart 
Fairfax Office of the Public Defender Fairfax, Va. Jennifer Lee
Fairfax Office of the Public Defender Fairfax, Va. Julia Snyder
Harlem Neighborhood Defender Services New York John Stephens
Legal Aid Society - Criminal Appeals New York Daniel Nazar
Miami Public Defender Miami Derrick Johnson
Office of the Maryland Public Defender Baltimore Ashley Ann Wilkinson

Public Defender Services for the
District of Columbia

Washington, D.C. Claire Blumenson
Public Interest Organizations
American Cancer Society Washington, D.C. Michael Moskowitz
American Civil Liberties Union,
LGBT/AIDS Project
New York Daniel Ross 
American Civil Liberties Union,
LGBT/AIDS Project
New York Susan Kruth
Catholic Charities Community Services, Dept. of Immigrant and Refugee Services New York Leily Faridzadeh
Institute for Justice Arlington, Va. Milad Emam
Lambda Legal Midwest Regional Office Chicago Kathryn Guilfoyle
National Partnership for Women & Families Washington, D.C. Christine Tschiderer
Natural Resources Defense Council New York Jacqueline Leonard
Public Knowledge Washington, D.C. Christopher Reilly
Rutherford Institute Charlottesville, Va. Allison Harnack
San Diego Coastkeeper San Diego Constance (Stacee) Karras
Southern Environmental Law Center Charlottesville, Va. Nicholas Dumais
Virginia Capital Representation Resource Center Charlottesville, Va. Jessica Lee
state and local government
Albemarle County Commonwealth Attorney's Office Charlottesville, Va. Holly Naylor
California Attorney General's Office San Francisco Elizabeth Hereford
Department of Children and Families Miami Candace Stuart
Henrico County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Richmond, Va. Brent Schultheis
Portsmouth Commonwealth Attorney's Office Portsmouth, Va. Brian Colas
Rockingham County
Commonwealth Attorney's Office
Harrisonburg, Va. Lindsey Chamness
Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit DeKalb County, Ga. Laura Tate
Suffolk County District Attorney's Office Boston Thomas Peyton Smith
Waynesboro Commonwealth Attorney Waynesboro, Va. Ashley Matthews