Summer Legal Institute Nationwide Impact in 2019

Scholars were:
81% students of color
81% had household incomes at or below the poverty level
85% would be first-generation law school students

Measuring the impact:
90% more interested in becoming a lawyer
89% more confident in their ability to perform legal-based tasks
74% more confident in their public speaking and networking skills
74% described their experience as positive or very positive

A record 292 applications were received, 32 interns were placed with 27 judges; some judges accepted more than one intern.

2019 Student Participation in Programs

239 Summer Legal Institute
60 iLead Law and Leadership Conference
31 Judicial Jumpstart
48 Supreme Court Day
94 Courtroom in the Classroom