Emily Mollinedo is originally from Miami, Florida, and has lived all over the United States. She attended New York University where she majored in History and Romance Languages. Since starting at Notre Dame Law School she has been involved with the Exoneration Project and Wrongful Conviction Team as well as with the Hispanic Law Students Association. Emily spent her 1L summer working for the Appellate Defender’s office in Springfield, Illinois. In her free time she enjoys running, watching sports, and baking pastries.