Emily Mollinedo is originally from Miami, Florida. Prior to Law School 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. Most recently she worked as a Summer Associate for the civil rights firm Loevy & Loevy and plans to pursue a career in Civil Rights Law. In her free time she enjoys running, watching sports, baking pastries, and going on long walks with her Goldendoodle Bear.