Leah Rachel Fischer was an intern in the Criminal Division AWT Internship for the Department of Justice in 2014. Since 2017, she’s worked as a paralegal on an independent contractor basis while she studies for law school, and she’s looking forward to taking her career a step further.
“[I] worked directly for Karen Bovarnick, Deputy Attorney General of the San Francisco Criminal Division- Appeals, Writs, and Trials office, primarily in researching certain legal issues and writing appellant briefs,” wrote Leah Fischer. “[I] read full transcripts of criminal cases, mostly involving gang activity and first degree murder. Took detailed notes, summarizing cases and depositions for Mrs. Bovarnick to use in her research and writing of appellant briefs. Assisted supervisor in preparing presentations of new laws to different police departments, including preparing PowerPoint presentation and assisting at the lecture.”
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