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Co-op 1

Kangxin Partners, Beijing, China

Alison completed a detailed analysis of China’s role within the global system for intellectual patent protection.

Activities

  • Human Rights Caucus
  • International Law Society
  • Greater Boston Legal Services
  • Consumer Rights Project

2L: Study Abroad

Alison studied with American University’s Program in Geneva, Paris, London and Brussels — a program where students travel to different cities and take courses with both US and local professors and visit international organizations.  

Co-op 2

Fidelity International, London, England

Alison analyzed proxy statements for annual and extraordinary meetings for the equity holdings of Fidelity’s retail and institutional client portfolios.

Co-op 3

US Bankruptcy Court, San Diego

Alison drafted bench memoranda on an assortment of both substantive and procedural problems addressing bankruptcy court today.

Electives

  • Secured Transactions
  • Bankruptcy
  • Evidence
  • International and Foreign Legal Research
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Income Tax
  • Estate and Gift Tax
  • Law of Financial Institutions

Co-op 4

Glass, Lewis & Company, San Francisco

Alison analyzed multinational corporations’ regulatory filings and offered voting recommendations to the world’s largest institutional investors.

After graduation

Founder and Managing Director, World American Capital, San Francisco

Alison’s company matches international entrepreneurs with investment opportunities in US companies and properties.

Result

An entrepreneur who uses the law to create jobs.