West Virginia University

Bio: Allison Minton

Allison is a rising third year a the WVU College of Law and a member of the West Virginia Law Review. Prior to attending law school Allison worked as a journalist and public relations specialist. During law school Allison has clerked for Steptoe and Johnson in their Clarksburg office.

About the program

Participating students had the opportunity to study international and comparative law in Brazil. Lectures and seminars were led by WVU law professors, with some lectures in Rio & Vitória from Brazilian professors. All lectures were in English. Students visited Brazilian legal institutions as well as held classes in Brazilian law schools. Seminars took place throughout the trip on various topics, including international environmental law in the Amazon at a jungle lodge.

Interested in WVU abroad? You can also check out WVU’s From Abroad blog.

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