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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 9, 2019
Vanderbilt Law student Megan N. Mitchell has won the Equal Justice Works Regional Public Interest Award. Mitchell is one of eight regional winners recognized by Equal Justice Works for demonstrating their commitment to public interest law through their pro bono legal work as volunteers and in clinics and internships during law school. During law school, she worked as an intern in the Alaska Public Defender’s Office in summer 2018, in the Office of the Federal Public Defender in Nashville during her second year of law school, and with the Nashville Defenders in summer 2017. She plans to work as a public defender with the Colorado Public Defender Agency after graduation.