Abigail Richards with friend

Abigail Richards

B.A. 2019

In her sophomore year at SF State, Abigial helped start Moot Court, an oral advocacy team that teaches students how to critically evaluate and argue legal issues. In addition to Moot Court, Abigail participated in the Department of Political Science judicial internship (PLSI 610/611). Abigail was a research assistant and a recipient of an LCA research grant, which enabled her to conduct an independent research project. Abigail works as an Intellectual Property Paralegal at a tech company in Silicon Valley. She intends to apply to law school.

Advice for current and future PLSI student:
Get to know your professors. Go to office hours, ask them questions in class, do the readings, and hang out in the department lounge. Go Gators!