Meet the Office of Graduate Careers Team
Our goal in the Office of Graduate Careers is to help our students and alumni to be proactive, organized and diligent in their search for a new position in a competitive job market.
We look forward to working with you!
Caroline T. Springer, Assistant Dean
Caroline has over 10 years of experience in LL.M. admissions and advising LL.M. candidates on issues related to job search strategies and career planning. After clerking for a federal judge in Baltimore, Maryland and then working as a Trial Attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice in the Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division for close to eight years, Caroline returned to Georgetown Law first working in the Admissions Office and then moving over to the Office of Graduate Careers. While a J.D. student at Georgetown Law, Caroline was a Law Fellow in the Legal Research and Writing Department, the Managing Editor of the American Criminal Law Review and participated in the Domestic Violence Clinic. Caroline graduated cum laude from Princeton University and is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia. Schedule an appointment with Caroline or contact Caroline via e-mail.
Amrita Singh, Director
Amrita joined Georgetown Law after spending several years working for civil rights advocacy and education non-profit organizations. Amrita spent three years as the State Legislative Counsel at Americans United for Separation of Church and State. Prior to that position, Amrita worked as the Legal and Legislative Affairs Associate at the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund (SALDEF) and was a Post-Graduate Public Interest Fellow at the Anti-Defamation League. Amrita obtained her J.D. at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, and her B.A. in Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis. She has also earned a certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown. Schedule an appointment with Amrita or contact Amrita via e-mail.
Sunita S. Iyer, Senior Associate Director
Sunita joined Georgetown Law after enjoying a varied career in both the private and public sector. She serves as Senior Associate Director in the Office of Graduate Careers and as an Adjunct Professor of Law. Sunita obtained her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center where she served as a Research Assistant to Professor Heathcote (Pete) Wales and participated in the Domestic Violence Legal Clinic. After receiving her J.D., Sunita spent three years as a litigation associate at a New York law firm, worked at a public interest law firm representing Immigrant Battered Women, founded a domestic violence non-profit organization, had a private immigration practice for 18 years, and worked in J.D. Admissions. Sunita received her B.A. in Psychology from Smith College, and is admitted to practice law in New York and the District of Columbia. Sunita is completing a certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown. Schedule an appointment with Sunita or contact Sunita via e-mail.
Ruth Ann Castillo, Assistant Director
Ruth Ann Castillo earned her J.D. from Georgetown Law, where she represented tenants through Harrison Institute for Public Law’s legal clinic and served as an editor on the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal. After clerking on the D.C. Superior Court, she began work at FDA’s Office of Chief Counsel, where she served as a litigator and then as a counselor to the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Later she worked for several years as a college admissions coach and essay advisor and then joined the career center at Georgetown’s Walsh School of Foreign Service. Ruth Ann is glad to be back at Georgetown Law, using her counseling training and legal experience to help LL.M. students develop their strengths and define their career journeys through the Office of Graduate Careers. Ruth Ann also has a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University.