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Mikéla Almeida is a third-year law student from Providence, Rhode Island. She is the current President of the Moot Court Board.

During her law school summers, Mikéla has interned at the Middlesex Superior Court for the Honorable Dennis J. Curran in the Civil Division and, most recently,...



Mikéla Almeida

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Mikéla Almeida is a third-year law student from Providence, Rhode Island. She is the current President of the Moot Court Board.

During her law school summers, Mikéla has interned at the Middlesex Superior Court for the Honorable Dennis J. Curran in the Civil Division and, most recently, at the Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General in the District Court Unit as a Rule 9 student attorney. She also externed for The Honorable John J. McConnell, Jr., of the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island in the spring of her second year.

Before starting RWU Law, Mikéla worked as a social security legal assistant at Marasco & Nesselbush for two years.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Spanish from Syracuse University. Last year she was the President of the Multicultural Law Student Association and remains active with the organization. On top of her studies, managing Moot Court, and applying for jobs, Mikéla travels twice a week to Boston to choreograph and dance hip-hop in the largest Boston dance group, Danceworks Boston. Besides her love of dancing, she enjoys spending time with her pup Reese’s and watching some of her favorite shows, including "The Walking Dead"!

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