Member Elena Rizzo has been awarded Fordham University School of Law's Edward J. Hawk and Robert Schuman Prizes. Elena recently graduated magna cum laude from Fordham's LL.M. program in International Business and Trade Law.
The Hawk Prize is awarded to the graduating LL.M. student in International Business and Trade Law with the highest cumulative average.
The Schuman Prize is awarded to the graduating J.D. and LL.M. students with the highest grades in European Union Law courses.
Elena received a Master's in Law with a major in International Law from LUISS Guido Carli University in Rome, Italy. While at the university, she participated in an exchange program in law at Singapore Management University. While at Fordham, she interned at Bakos & Kritzer.
Elena has also served as a volunteer for the Copyright Society.