Current Fellows

Joanna Langille '11

Joanna Langille graduated magna cum laude from NYU School of Law in 2011, receiving the Lipper Prize for outstanding work in international law and the Cahn award for the most outstanding contribution to the editorial board of the Law Review. Joanna attended NYU Law as a Furman Scholar and an Institute for International Law and Justice Scholar. After graduating, Joanna clerked for the judges of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Toronto, Canada. She is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and a 2014 Trudeau Scholar. Joanna has prior degrees from the University of Oxford (M.Phil. International Relations, 2008), where she studied as a Commonwealth Scholar, and the University of Toronto (BA Hons., Philosophy and Political Science, 2006), where she studied as a Millennium Scholar. Joanna’s research focuses on international trade law, private international law, foreign affairs law, and legal theory.

Sandra Mayson '09

Sandy Mayson graduated magna cum laude from NYU School of Law in 2009.  She was awarded Order of the Coif, served as an Articles Editor for the NYU Law Review, and was Symposium Chair for Law Students for Human Rights.  After graduation she spent two years as an Equal Justice Works Fellow and trial attorney at Orleans Public Defenders in New Orleans, Louisiana, where she represented indigent clients in criminal proceedings and trained public defenders on the immigration consequences of criminal conviction.  She then clerked for Judge Dolores K. Sloviter on the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and for Judge L. Felipe Restrepo in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.  Her research focuses on criminal law and criminal law theory. 


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