Jordana Confino, Anne Green, Elizabeth Cruikshank '15 and Miguel Gradilla '14 are available for individual clerkship advising appointments with students and graduates. To make an appointment, please visit Symplicity.
Jordana Confino is an Assistant Director of Academic Counseling in the Office of Student Services. Jordana attended Yale Law School where she was a member of the Yale Law Journal. After law school she clerked for Judge Paul Engelmayer, U.S. District Court, SDNY and Judge Robert D. Sack, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. She joined Columbia Law School in 2017.
Anne E. Green is a clerkship consultant at Columbia Law School. From 2012 to 2017, she served as the Director of Academic Counseling and Judicial Programming at the Law School, advising students regarding judicial clerkships, leading the judicial outreach and programming effort, overseeing the law journals, and providing academic counseling. She also co-taught the Federal Appellate Court Externship. Prior to joining Columbia, Green was a litigator in the areas of complex commercial litigation, employment law, securities law, and government enforcement. From 2005 to 2006, she clerked for Judge Mary A. McLaughlin of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Green received her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2005, where she served as an editor of the Law Review, and her B.S. from Cornell University in 2002.
Elizabeth Cruikshank '15 recently completed a clerkship with Judge Jesse M. Furman, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Following graduation, she was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, after which she clerked for Judge Kim McLane Wardlaw, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. While a student at Columbia, Elizabeth worked for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission and served as the Articles Editor of the Columbia Law Review.
Miguel Gradilla '14 recently completed a clerkship with Judge Mary H. Murguia, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Following graduation Miguel was an associate at Cooley LLP in San Francisco, after which he clerked for Judge Salvador Mendoza, Jr. on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington. While a student at Columbia, Miguel worked with the ACLU of Southern California, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County, and for Judge Raymond J. Lohier, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.