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Marit R. Spekman

Director of Career Services
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2009
B.A., University of Virginia, 2005

Prior to joining the Office of Career Services, Marit Spekman was an associate in the New York office of Willkie Farr & Gallagher for nearly six years. At Willkie, Spekman was in the Corporate and Financial Services Department, where she focused on private equity/venture capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate and securities matters. During her tenure at Willkie, Spekman served as a member of the firm’s Professional Personnel/Legal Recruiting, Professional Development and Marketing committees.

Spekman received both a B.A. in government and a J.D. from the University of Virginia. As an undergrad, Spekman was the president of the Women’s Club Lacrosse Team. During her time at the law school, she was a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Law & Politics, First Year Council and Virginia Law Women.