October 01, 2014

Fall 2014 Commission Intern

(Note: The pdf for the issue in which this article appears is available for download: Bifocal, Vol. 36, Issue 1.)

 

The Commission's robust internship program hosts students year-round in Washington, DC.

To learn more, contact David Godfrey, Senior Attorney, at David.Godfrey@americanbar.org.

Kelly Richardson is a second year law student at American University Washington College of Law In Washington, D.C. Ms. Richardson graduated from Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, where she majored in Philosophy and Psychology.

After college, Ms. Richardson worked in the New York City’s Office of the Public Advocate for the current Mayor Bill de Blasio. Most recently, Ms. Richardson interned for the Office of the Public Defender in Broward County, Florida.

Currently an intern at the Commission, Ms. Richardson is researching the statutory implementation of Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) programs nationwide. ■