Lauren Speno is a Juris Doctorate candidate for May 2011. Lauren graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Metropolitan Studies from New York University. During undergrad Lauren interned for the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys UAW 2325 and the Queen's branch of the Legal Aid Society, Criminal Division. In the spring of 2008 Lauren interned for the Innocence Project of Florida. She will be interning for Judge Susan J. Aramony in the Family Court Division of the 17th Judicial Circuit during the summer of 2009. Additionally, Lauren has been selected for a Florida Bar Public Service Fellowship for the academic year of 2009-2010. Lauren is a member of Phi Alpha Delta and the Environmental Law Society. A Florida native, Lauren enjoys spending time at the beach and relaxing with family and friends in the backyard.