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Fish & Richardson Announces 2017 1L Diversity Fellows

Mar 20, 2017 - PR Newswire

Fish & Richardsontoday announced that six first-year law school students - Adam Pan, Tracea Rice, James Riddle, Ismael Sarmiento, Veena Tripathi, and Ka-Lo Yeh - were selected from over 400 applicants as the firm's 2017 1L Diversity Fellows.  Fish's1L Diversity Fellowship Program, which was launched in 2005, provides annual fellowships to diverse first-year law students across the U.S.  The program supports Fish's ongoing work to recruit, retain, and advance a diverse group of attorneys. 

Each Fish Diversity Fellow receives mentoring throughout their law school education, a paid 2017 summer associate position in one of Fish's U.S. offices, and a $5,000 academic scholarship.  The 1L Diversity Fellows also receive an additional $5,000 scholarship if they receive and accept an associate offer with the firm after the completion of a 2L summer clerkship at Fi...