Maya Russell is the Pre-Law Advisor and works with prospective students, first-year students, and sophomores interested in law; provides guidance regarding the law school application process; provides administrative support for and participate in various Pre-Law Program initiatives; and works with the Pre-Law faculty on the development and implementation of pre-law student internship, externship and mentoring programs.


Ms. Russell is a graduate of New York University and the University of Montana and received her law degree from UNC Law. Originally from Perth, Australia, she was a law clerk for the US District Courts of Wyoming and South Carolina and previously taught at Casper College and the University of Wyoming-Casper. She has taught courses including US Government, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Law of Evidence, and Politics and Judicial Process.

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​Maya Russell is the Pre-Law Advisor and works with prospective students, first-year students, and sophomores interested in law; provides guidance regarding the law school application process; provides administrative support for and participate in various Pre-Law Program initiatives; and works with the Pre-Law faculty on the development and implementation of pre-law student internship, externship and mentoring programs.
Ms. Russell is a graduate of New York University and the University of Montana and received her law degree from UNC Law. Originally from Perth, Australia, she was a law clerk for the US District Courts of Wyoming and South Carolina and previously taught at Casper College and the University of Wyoming-Casper. She has taught courses including US Government, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Law of Evidence, and Politics and Judicial Process.

Education
J.D.
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

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