All Posts: Paralegal Program

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Paralegal Fellows Compete in Moot Court at GU Supreme Court Institute 

The MORCA-Georgetown Paralegal Fellows faced off against one another in a moot court held at Georgetown Law’s Supreme Court Institute. …

September 20, 2023


Alum Kenard Johnson: From Jailhouse Lawyer to Professional Paralegal

After graduating from a Georgetown paralegal program, Kenard is helping D.C. residents through his work at the Office of the Attorney.…

July 25, 2023


Meet the 2023 Paralegal Fellows

Get to know the Fellows in the 2023 MORCA-Georgetown Paralegal.…

July 12, 2023


Returning Citizens’ Paralegal Program Welcomes Fourth Class 

The fourth cohort of the MORCA-Georgetown Paralegal Program began classes as part of a unique reentry program for aspiring.…

May 24, 2023


Facing Life in Prison at 17, I Got a Second Chance

Tyrone Walker shares his experience finding second chances in.…

April 3, 2023


Paralegal Program Alum Alexis Golden is Spreading Her Wings

Through the MORCA-Georgetown Paralegal Program, Alexis Golden found the opportunity to develop a stable and rewarding.…

March 23, 2023


Paralegal Program Alum Kareem McCraney: Making a Difference in the Prison System

Kareem was one of the first to graduate from Georgetown's paralegal certificate program for returning citizens. Now, he's using his skills on behalf of incarcerated DC.…

March 3, 2023


Returning Citizens Graduate from Georgetown Paralegal Program

In black caps and gowns, 16 returning citizens walked across the graduation stage at Georgetown University, celebrating their academic success in and the start of a new…

January 31, 2023


Washington Business Journal Features Returning Citizens, PJI Alumni

The Washington Business Journal profiled three alumni of the Pivot Program and the MORCA-Georgetown Paralegal.…

December 16, 2022


Pivot, PJI receive grant to provide emergency assistance to returning citizens

The Georgetown Pivot Program and the Prisons and Justice Initiative were awarded over $170,000 in grant funding to directly support students experiencing hardship in the…

December 7, 2022