2017 Fellowship Recipients

Thanks to the generous support of the UT Law and Austin legal community, TLF was able to fund all fellowship candidates for the summer of 2017! We’re pleased to announce the following recipients: TLF 2017 Recipients Named Fellowships American Constitution Society Laura Mahler – Felony Unit at the Office of …

2015 Fellows

TLF 2015 Recipients Named Fellowships “The Abbott and Leslie Sprague Family Foundation Fellowship” Kelly Hill – 2l – Institute of Museum and Library Services “The American Constitution Society Fellowship” Daniel Benowitz – 1L – American Civil Liberties Union of Texas “The Angela K. Littwin Fellowship” Bennett Moss – 1L – …

2014 Fellows

Texas Advocacy Project  – Audrey Bartosh, 1L  Office of the Colorado State Public Defender  – Megan Bishop, 1L  Dallas County District Attorney’s Office  – Emily Cohen, 1L  New Orleans Public Defender’s Office  – Matthew Coughlan, 1L  Environment Texas –  Ashley Croswell, 1L  Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel of the State Bar of Texas  – Brigid Essing, …

Fellow Profile: Sage Stone

This summer I had the privilege to serve alongside the reputable prosecutors of the Consumer Fraud division of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. Not only did this opportunity help me to grow professionally, but it also sparked an interest in me to pursue a career in prosecution. Without your …

Fellow Profile: Jessica Johnson

Dear TLF Donors: With the utmost and deepest gratitude, I thank you for your generous donation to Texas Law Fellowships. Your generosity has allowed me the ability to clerk for Texas Civil Rights Project (TCRP), an organization dedicated to protecting civil rights for a variety of underserved classes such as …

Fellow Profile: Sara Schaefer

Dear TLF Donors, My name is Sara Schaefer and I received a Hagans Fellowship from Texas Law Fellowships this summer. I am writing to thank you for making my summer at The Knox County Public Defender’s Community Law Office possible. I enjoyed my experience at the office immensely and learned …

Fellow Profile: Joey Piorkowski

Dear TLF Donors, Thank you so much for donating to Texas Law Fellowships. Because of your donation I had the opportunity to travel to the Philippines and work with an international human rights organization (International Justice Mission – IJM) to assist in the prosecution of perpetrators of sex-trafficking. During my …

Fellow Profile: Marsha Perez

Dear TLF Donors, My summer internships in Illinois and Texas were profound. Aside from basking in the perfect weather of a Chicago summer, I led hearings before the bench, attended numerous mediations, completed rigorous child protection trainings, and represented the most worthy clients a lawyer could have: kids. Because of …