The Office of Pre-Professional Advising serves current students and alumni pursuing career interests in the healthcare or law professions. Our role is to help you make informed decisions in your pre-health or pre-law course planning, secure relevant experience, overcome obstacles, and navigate the application process.
Our office offers individual advising appointments, small group meetings, recruitment fairs and informational sessions, specialized workshops and experiential programs, bi-weekly newsletters for pre-health and pre-law highlighting upcoming events and opportunities, online guides and resources, and other services to assist you in every step of your journey to your career.
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INTERVIEW: ALEX FAVELA ’14, PARALEGAL, HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN
Alex Favela was born and raised in Miami, FL, where he graduated valedictorian of his high school. Alex first enrolled at the Florida International University’s Honors College to be close to his family, but, seeking a more rigorous education, later Alex transferred to the Johns Hopkins University in 2014. Alex
INTERVIEW: MIGUEL CORDANO, SHAREHOLDER, LIEBLER, GONZALEZ, AND PORTUONDO
Miguel Cordano was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and raised in Lima, Peru. When he was 19, he moved to Lexington, Kentucky and attended college at the University of Kentucky. He subsequently obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Florida International University, with a minor in English. He particularly
INTERVIEW: ALI ARMAN, 1L, CORNELL LAW SCHOOL
Ali Arman hails from Walnut Creek, California. During her middle and high school years, she discovered a passion for political advocacy and social justice, which lead to her major in Gender and Women’s Studies at UC Berkeley. While at Berkeley, she was active in anti-sexual assault and Title IX advocacy
INTERVIEW: JUDSON HAMLIN, ASSISTANT PROSECUTOR, MIDDLESEX COUNTY (NJ) PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE
Judson Hamlin, a native of East Brunswick, New Jersey (NJ), graduated from Rutgers Preparatory School in 1986. In 1990, he earned his BA from the University of Richmond, majoring in History and Political Science, with a minor in English. After attending the University of Toledo School of Law, he graduated cum
INTERVIEW: PATRICK LYNCH (JHU ’12), LAW CLERK, SULLIVAN AND CROMWELL
Patrick Lynch was born in Cleveland, Ohio, but bounced from Ohio to Texas to England before finding himself on the Homewood campus. At Hopkins, he majored in International Studies and was co-captain of the men’s varsity swim team (go Hop!). After graduating in 2012, he received a Fulbright Scholarship to
INTERVIEW: LINDSEY CLOUD MERVIS, LEGAL COMMUNICATIONS TRAINER AND COACH, KNP COMMUNICATIONS
Lindsey Cloud Mervis grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, where she was heavily involved in the performing arts from an early age. An avid singer and actor, she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Performance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. After graduating in 2001, Lindsey moved to New