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Alex Lodge ( Class of 2016)

Hometown: Coushatta, LA

Undergraduate school and major: Grambling State University, Chemistry

Extra-curricular or co-curricular activities in which you were involved during law school: BLSA, IMIG, IPLS, PADS, Journal of Corporation Law, Patent Moot Court, and various community programs.

Your favorite Iowa Law memory:

There are too many to call one my favorite. One very powerful memory is watching the documentary on Anita Hill followed by a panel that included Professors Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Emily Hughes, and Adrien Wing. It was powerful in that all three women are

Current employer:

Foley & Lardner

Location:

Madison, WI

Job title:

Associate

Description of what you do:

 My current work involves patent prosecution and counseling.

What do you wish your 1L/2L/3L self knew about the job search:

Be very genuine about what your expectations are and remember that very closed opportunity is a guide post to the best opportunity for you.

What advice do you have for success in summer positions:

Really put your best foot forward and learn the cultural of the organization you will be working for.