Greensboro Bar Association Annual Scholarship Presentation
Beginning in 2022, the Greensboro Bar Association awards two scholarships for $2,500.00 each to current Elon Law students. Students were invited to apply for consideration as one of the student scholarship recipients. We received applications from a number of qualified law students and were impressed by many of the 2023 applicants.
This year, we received are pleased to announce and recognize this year’s scholarship recipients. This year’s recipients demonstrated a dedication to the Guilford County community and the value they place on their academic excellence.
Alexis Webb Biesemeyer
Alexis Webb Biesemeyer is from Mount Airy, North Carolina, and is currently a 1L at Elon University School of Law. Alexis graduated from Appalachian State University with a degree in Political Science. While living in Boone she was employed as a paralegal for three years. Prior to attending Appalachian State Alexis graduated from Surry Community College with an associate in arts and general education, and a paralegal certificate. She will be interning with Dummit Fradin, Attorneys at Law in Greensboro this summer. Alexis is interested in civil litigation and is currently a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, Government and Public Sector Division.
Jennifer Benavides is a proud first generation, Mexican American women. Originally from Columbia, Maryland, Jennifer attended Wake Forest University for her bachelors and graduated Magna Cum Laude. She double majored in Politics and International Affairs, Religion, and minored in Philosophy. Jennifer is currently a first year at Elon University School of Law where she is pursuing a Juris Doctorate to practice immigration law. At Elon Law, Jennifer is part of the Leadership Fellows Program, a leader in the First-Generation Society, the professional chair of the Hispanic/Latinx Law Student Association, and a mentor for incoming first year students. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys running, playing on Elon Law’s kickball team, and being involved in her church. This summer, Jennifer is excited to work with A.G Linett and Associates to further develop her legal skills and knowledge in the immigration field.