Alyssa McClure is from Buffalo, New York. She graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University at Buffalo in 2016 with Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Social Science Interdisciplinary, Concentration in Legal Studies. During her 1L summer, she interned for the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of New York, where she appeared for the United States in federal court under the Western District’s Student Practice Rule. During her 2L spring, Alyssa externed for the Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Public Integrity Section in Washington, D.C. through the ND Law in D.C. Externship Program. She worked as a summer associate at Kirkland & Ellis in Washington, D.C. during her 2L summer. After graduation, Alyssa will clerk for the Honorable Robert T. Numbers II of the Eastern District of North Carolina.