Lauren McCarthy ’20 is a 3L student and 2019-2020 Business Editor of the UMass Law Review. The summer after her first year of law school, Lauren worked as a judicial intern at the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. This past summer, Lauren achieved her goal of working in Washington, D.C., where she was a participant in the Koch Internship Program through the Charles Koch Institute. Through this experience, Lauren worked as a legal intern at the Competitive Enterprise Institute where she assisted with legal research and writing, specifically for administrative law petitions to the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Transportation.
In addition to serving on the editorial board for the UMass Law Review, Lauren is also President of the UMass chapter of the Federalist Society. Currently, she is active in the Mashpee Wampanoag Legal Services Clinic in which she provides legal services for members of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe.
Upon graduation, Lauren hopes to work in both government and politics.