Office Address Office of Cooperative Legal Education
Northeastern University School of Law
400 Huntington Avenue, Suite 125
Boston, MA 02115
Phone (617) 373-3002
Fax (617) 373-5046
Office Hours Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Our Staff

The office works with both employers and students in the job acquisition process and counsels students on all aspects of their co-op experience, from job selection strategy to succeeding in the workplace. The office also conducts a yearlong orientation to co-op for first-year students, including programs on the mechanics of co-op, panels on the practice of law, and presentations on supervision and professional responsibility.

Caitlin Palm, JD
Assistant Dean and Director 
Counseling Staff
Amanda Wright, JD 
Senior Professional Development Advisor

Quaime Lee, JD 
LLM Professional Development Advisor

Johnathan Rankin, JD
Professional Development Advisor (Acting)

Melissa Tapply, JD
Professional Development Advisor (Acting)

Operations Staff
Kimberly R. Lyle
Operations Manager

Caitlin Fitz Gerald
Data Coordinator

Jessica Headd
Administrative Assistant

Barbara Clifford
Administrative Assistant

Our Staff


Randi Friedman

Assistant Dean & Director

Valerie Kapilow

Associate Director,
Co-Director of Public Interest Advising

Jeffrey Smith

Director of Public Interest Initiatives

Dorothy Page Morgan

Communications Specialist

Louise Ivens

Adminstrative Assistant