Megan Callaway

2012 Public Interest Grant Recipient

Ms. Callaway has completed her first year at Pepperdine University School of Law where she currently has a 3.2 GPA. She decided to go to Pepperdine because of its Global Justice Program. In fact, this summer, she is working as a judicial extern for the Ugandan Judiciary, Family Division in order to learn about the treatment of women and the displacement of children under Ugandan Law. During her externship, she will be writing a report of foreign adoption in Uganda and the court’s rule in the process, which will include a comparison with the adoption process in the United States.  After her externship, Ms. Callaway will be participating in the Asylum Clinic at Pepperdine in the fall. Ms. Callaway plans to pursue public interest work after graduation.