Ana L. Mojtahedi
Dickson City, PA
Roger Williams University School of Law, Bristol, Rhode Island
Juris Doctorate May 2008
Activities: Association of Public Interest Law, Multi- Cultural Students Association.
University of Scranton, Scranton Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Science, Political Science, minor in Sociology, cum laude, May 2005
Honors: Dean’s List, Honor Society
Activities: Social Justice Club; Spearheaded multiple forums on poverty and homelessness
Student Attorney Spring 2008
Roger Williams University School of Law Community Justice and Legal Assistance Clinic
Interviewing and counseling clients, filing petitions, and legal writing pertaining to family law.
Summer Associate Summer 2007
Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, Kingston, Pennsylvania
Legal writing and research pertaining to commercial litigation and personal injury law.
Legal Intern Spring 2007
Catholic Social Services, Fall River, Massachusetts
Legal writing and research pertaining to immigration law and assisted with legal relief efforts regarding New Bedford immigration raid.
Legal Intern Summer 2006
Target Group Office, Taunton, Massachusetts
Wrote position statements in response to employment discrimination charges.
Pizza Plus, Scranton, Pennsylvania 1996-2005
Family owned and operated business for twenty-five years. Performed managerial activities including supervising and scheduling ten employees, creating new advertising plans to draw more business from various groups in the community, daily food preparation, ordering supplies, and handling human resource issues including hiring, retention, termination, and employee relations.
Human Rights Intern
Hope for Haiti, Puerto Prince, Haiti Summer 2003
Traveled with Human Rights Watch lawyer to provide education about women’s rights, researched healthcare system, and taught elementary and secondary school English.
Global Volunteers, Mtera, Tanzania Summer 2001
Taught English, researched clean water systems, and coordinated intercultural programs.
• International Service Program, Mexico City, Mexico Summer 2004
• International Concern for Latin America, Dominican Republic Summer 2000
• Project Hospitality, Staten Island, New York January 2002
• Equal Opportunity Training Centers, Scranton, Pennsylvania 1999-2002
• United Neighborhood Centers, Scranton, Pennsylvania 2003-2005
• Head Start, Scranton, Pennsylvania 2003-2004
Black Belt in Tang Soo Do Style Karate and assistant instructor in various styles of Martial Arts; mountain biking, hiking, running.