Application Details

The application window for 2020 has now closed. Applications for our 2021 class will open in the fall.

WHAT DO INNOVATORS RECEIVE FOR THEIR PARTICIPATION?

  • $50,000 in compensation for the fellowship year, plus full health benefits coverage inclusive of medical, vision and dental
  • A one-time $10,000 law school scholarship awarded upon starting first year of law school at a WLI partner institution
  • All expenses paid for travel to and from New York City for WLI orientation in 2020 and closing reception in 2021
  • An opportunity to work at and learn from a leading national or international public service organization
  • A dedicated Weil Partner mentor for the duration of the program
  • The opportunity to interview for the Weil Summer Associate Program

WLI Steering Committee

Selection commettee

Karen Ballack

Co-Chair and Partner, Silicon Valley

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Adam Hemlock

Co-Chair and Partner, New York

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Lori Fife

Retired Partner, New York

Selection commettee

Paul Genender

Partner, Dallas

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Adé Heyliger

Partner, Washington, D.C.

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Ramona Nee

Partner, Boston

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Richard Rothman

Senior Pro Bono Counsel, New York

Selection commettee

Marsha Simms

Retired Partner, New York

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Barb Short

Director, US Corporate Social Responsibility Engagement - Sanofi US