Public Interest Law Initiative

Current & Recent PILI Interns

PILI is funding 8 Interns in the fall of 2016 and in the spring of 2017, each serving 200 hours. In the summer of 2016, PILI funded 47 Law Student Interns, each serving 400 hours.

Have questions about PILI’s Law Student Internship Program? Please contact PILI Program Associate Brent Page by email or by phone at 312-832-5128.

Spring 2017 PILI Interns

  • Natalie Ellis from University of Illinois College of Law at CARPLS
  • Adrien Fernandez from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at Lawyer’s Committee for Better Housing
  • Martha Laura Garcia from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at MALDEF
  • Kail Lubarsky from the John Marshall Law School at National Immigrant Justice Center*
  • Ndjuoh MehChu from the University of Chicago Law School at LAF
  • Jennifer Pinsof from the University of Michigan Law School at Roger Baldwin Foundation of the ACLU of Illinois*
  • Chloe Sommers from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at Chicago Legal Clinic*
  • Dana Tellefsen from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at Chicago at Cabrini Green Legal Aid*

Fall 2016 PILI Interns

  • Daniel Aler from DePaul University College of Law at Center for Disability and Elder Law*
  • Ashton Beck from The John Marshall Law School at the Chicago Legal Clinic
  • Lindsey Croasdale from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at Equip for Equality
  • Heidi Hockberger from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
  • Ndjuoh MehChu from The University of Chicago Law School at LAF
  • Brynne Morningstar from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at National Immigrant Justice Center*
  • Frank Pucci from Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law*
  • Lindsey Schmeidler from Chicago-Kent College of Law at CARPLS

Summer 2016 PILI Interns

  • Alexander Anthony from Northeastern University School of Law at the Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest*
  • Andrea Augustinas from Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Citizen Advocacy Center
  • Lindsay Ayers from Chicago-Kent College of Law at LAF
  • Karla Bayas from University of Illinois College of Law at the National Immigrant Justice Center*
  • Emily Blumenstein from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at LAF
  • Jessica Boone from Valparaiso University Law School at Cabrini Green Legal Aid*
  • Lauren Brauer from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at LAF
  • Molly Carmody from University of Illinois College of Law at LAF
  • Elizabeth Carter from University of Illinois College of Law at the Chicago Legal Clinic*
  • Ashley Carter from George Washington University Law School at LAF
  • Lindsay Croasdale from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at the US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Linnet Davis-Stermitz from The University of Chicago Law School at BPI
  • Omar Delgadillo from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
  • Tianna Gadbaw from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at LAF
  • Loren Gutierrez from Chicago-Kent College of Law at Legal Aid Society*
  • Megan Harkins from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at the SSI Homeless Outreach Project at the Legal Council for Health Justice*
  • Molly Hendricks from Valparaiso University Law School at Equip for Equality
  • Francesca Hoffman from Indiana University – Maurer School of Law at Sargent Shriver National Center on Policy Law*
  • Julie Holdener from University of Illinois College of Law at Illinois Legal Aid Online
  • Victoria Ellen Horne from University of Michigan Law School at Access Living
  • Jacob Huju from University of Iowa College of Law at Prairie State Legal Services in Rock Island*
  • Oluchi Ifebi from The John Marshall Law School at Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing*
  • Nicole Joseph from University of Illinois College of Law at LAF
  • Nichole Koontz from Washington University School of Law at Chicago Legal Clinic
  • Katherine LaRosa from Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Chicago Medical Legal Partnership for Children at Legal Council for Health Justice*
  • Eric Maier from The University of Chicago Law School at BPI
  • Ndjuoh Mehchu from The University of Chicago Law School at Roger Baldwin Foundation – ACLU
  • Martha Muldowney from University of Washington School of Law at LAF
  • Huong Nguyen from The John Marshall Law School at Chicago Legal Clinic*
  • Taofikat Ninalowo from Stetson University College of Law at Prairie State Legal Services in Peoria
  • Alyssa Phillips from Notre Dame Law School at Chicago Coalition for the Homeless*
  • Lauren Piette from The University of Chicago Law School at BPI
  • Stephen Pigozzi from Chicago-Kent College of Law at MALDEF
  • Frank Pucci from Chicago-Kent College of Law at LAF
  • Amanda Ray from University of Illinois College of Law at Legal Council for Health Justice*
  • Tessa Register from University of Iowa College of Law at Roger Baldwin Foundation – ACLU
  • Jackie Ross from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at Equip for Equality
  • Holly Sanchez Perry from DePaul University College of Law at Equip for Equality*
  • Lindsey Schmeidler from Chicago-Kent College of Law at CARPLS*
  • Sharion Scott from Washington University School of Law at Land of Lincoln in Alton*
  • Jenna Silver from Loyola University Chicago School of Law at the Center for Conflict Resolution
  • Rachel Ellen Simon from University of Virginia School of Law at Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • Christian Snow from Northeastern University School of Law at The Law Project*
  • Kaitlin Summers from University of Illinois College of Law at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services*
  • Hope Tone from Notre Dame Law School at US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Carlos Cicneros Vilchis from Notre Dame Law School at LAF
  • Charles Vinci from University of Iowa College of Law at Land of Lincoln in Champaign
  • Kayla Vinson from New York University School of Law at BPI
  • John Wolf from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law at Lambda Legal
  • Naomi Zuckerman from Washington University School of Law at US Department of Health Human Services

*Denotes Named and Honorary Interns. Learn more »

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