Emily Friedrich, Media Contact
MILWAUKEE (Nov. 1, 2012) ─ Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is proud to announce its 2012 Fellowship in Law Recipients: Maria De Arteaga at the University of Wisconsin and Paul Staisiunas at Marquette University.
The Fellowship in Law program was established as part of the firm's ongoing diversity initiative and is designed to continue to promote diversity within the student body of the law schools. The program provides a full, three-year scholarship to one student at the University of Wisconsin Law School and one student at Marquette University Law School. In addition to tuition, recipients are also offered mentoring from Godfrey & Kahn attorneys, as well as a position as a summer associate at the firm. The selection of fellowship recipients is mutually determined by Godfrey & Kahn and the participating universities.
De Arteaga is the ninth recipient of the Fellowship in Law at the University of Wisconsin Law School. She received her bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a certificate in Criminal Justice. De Arteaga most recently worked as a research assistant and administrative supervisor for the Psychopathy Research Lab at The University of Wisconsin ─ Madison. She is in her first year at the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Staisiunas is the seventh recipient of the Fellowship in Law at Marquette University Law School.
He received his bachelor's degree in Romance Languages and Literatures from the University of Chicago. Most recently, Staisiunas was a director at MERGELab in the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago. He is in his first year at Marquette University Law School.
With more than 180 lawyers, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is one of Wisconsin's leading business law firms. Founded in 1957, Godfrey & Kahn maintains offices in Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay and Waukesha, Wis.; and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit the firm's website at www.gklaw.com.