Legal Studies

Erik Larson, Co-Director
651-696-6309


Patrick Schmidt, Co-Director
651-696-6147

To supplement a legal studies minor, students may intern in a wide range of law-related settings, which helps them prepare for the rigors of law school and the profession.

  • Kyle Anne Piasecki ’11 (Bettendorf, Iowa), Pastrnak Law Firm, legal intern
  • Gabriela Chambi ’11 (Manhattan, Kan.), Immigrant Law Center, Violence Against Women Act/U Visa intern
  • Calanthe Cope-Kasten ’11 (Ripon, Wis.), Al Franken for Senate, scheduling intern
  • Kristina Doan ’10 (Chanhassen, Minn.), Schroeder Ireland, legal intern
  • Danielle Turnquest ’08 (Kingston, Jamaica), Minnesota Women Lawyers, community research intern
  • Kimberly Condon ’07 (Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada), R. Mark Frey, attorney at law, research intern
  • Shannon Mills ’07 (Portland, Ore.), Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights
  • Alissabeth Ridenour ’07 (Lincoln, Neb.), Minnesota Women’s Consortium, public policy intern
  • Kyle Wislocky ’07 (Cherry Hill, N.J.), Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota, education intern
  • Maureen Frank ’07 (St. Paul, Minn.), Briggs & Morgan, Target Corporation, and the Ramsey County District Attorney’s Office