President
Heather is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. Heather graduated summa cum laude from Amherst College with a degree in Art History and European Studies. Prior to law school, Heather worked in Derivatives and Structured Products group at Davis Polk & Wardwell’s New York Office. Heather spent her 1L summer working at the Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, DC, and her 2L summer at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York.
President
Elizabeth is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. Elizabeth graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University in 2014 with a degree in Biochemistry. Prior to law school, Elizabeth worked in the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry. Elizabeth spent her 1L summer in Seoul, South Korea working at Kim & Chang, one of the most prominent law firms in Asia, and completed a winter term internship at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission in Sydney. Elizabeth spent her 2L summer at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York and Tokyo.
Executive Vice President
Ross is second-year student at Harvard Law School. He spent his 1L summer in the Office of the Commissioner at Major League Baseball, working in Labor Relations. After graduating at the top of his class from Cornell University’s School of Industrial & Labor Relations in 2014, Ross first worked at Deloitte as a management consultant, focusing primarily on corporate strategy and M&A engagements. Then, to validate his long-held interest in law, he accepted a job at the United States Attorney’s Office, where he worked on a financial fraud investigation that would result in a $7.2B settlement with a global investment bank.
Vice President, Strategy
Zac Dearing is a rising second-year law student at Harvard Law School. Before law school, Zac worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company focusing on Technology, Media, & Telecom. He also spent two years teaching high school math through Teach for America. Zac graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a double major in Economics and Political Science, and minors in Management and Energy Studies. Zac spent his 1L summer at Kirkland & Ellis in New York City, Haynes & Boone in Dallas, and a start-up.
Vice President, Communications
King is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Washington with degrees in Computer Science and Business Administration, and worked as a software engineer at Google before coming to law school. King spent his 1L summer at the offices of Hogan Lovells NYC, and will be joining Hogan Lovells DC for his 2L summer. Beyond HALB, King is also involved with JOLT and APALSA.
Treasurer
Jarrod is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. He graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a degree in economics. Prior to law school, Jarrod worked in transfer pricing advisory at Duff & Phelps in Atlanta. Jarrod split his 1L summer between Hadef & Partners in Dubai and the Division of Enforcement at the Securities and Exchange Commission in New York. He worked in a corporate group at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York for his 2L summer.
Sponsorship Outreach Chair
Kevin Chu is a JD/MBA candidate at Harvard University. Prior to professional school and after receiving his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Rice University, he passed the patent bar and represented Fortune 500 companies before the United States Patent and Trademark Office in patent matters. Notable representations include Oracle, Twitter, NTT DoCoMo, Nissan, and Schlumberger.
Sponsorship Outreach Chair
Daniel is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. He graduated from the University of Miami in 2016 with a degree in business. Before law school, he worked as an investment banker at J.P. Morgan and as an SEO Fellow at Sullivan & Cromwell. He spent his 1L summer at Kirkland & Ellis in New York.
Alumni Relations Chair
Joseph Yim is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. He grew up in Korea and New Zealand. He attended UC Berkeley, where he majored in Sociology. Prior to law school, Joseph worked in the Army and at a movie studio. During his 1L summer, he interned with Disability Rights California.
Social Media Chair
Elizabeth is a third-year law student at Harvard Law School. She graduated with high distinction from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she studied political science, sociology, and human rights. Elizabeth spent her 2L summer at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
1L Engagement Chair
Amy is a second-year law student at Harvard Law School. Amy graduated from New York University with a double major in Politics and Journalism with honors. Prior to law school, Amy was an investigative reporter at ProPublica and a researcher at the Berkman Klein Center at Harvard Law School where she conducted research on legal issues involving privacy, blockchain and artificial intelligence. She spent her 1L summer at the Securities and Exchange Commission’s New York Regional Office in the Cyber Unit where she worked primarily on actions related to fraudulent initial coin offerings and other cryptocurrency-related matters.
Diversity Chair
Richad is in his last year at Harvard Law School. At Harvard, he also serves as co-President of the Harvard Business Law Review and on the Board of the Canadian Law Students’ Association. Richad spent his 1L summer at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and The Blackstone Group in New York City, and his 2L summer at Skadden’s New York and Paris office. Richad attended McGill University for his undergraduate studies, where he graduated with first-class honors with a B.A. in Political Science and International Development. Following law school, Richad will be clerking for the Supreme Court of Canada.
Symposium Chair
Nancy is a second-year law student at Harvard Law School. She graduated magna cum laude from Duke University where she studied Computer Science. She split her 1L summer between Latham & Watkins and a computer networking company in Silicon Valley.
Symposium Chair
Grace is a second-year law student at Harvard Law School. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Finance, as well as Political Science. Grace spent her 1L summer working at Winston & Strawn in NYC.
Social Chair
Carol is a third-year JD/MBA student at Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School. She graduated from Harvard College, where she earned a degree in Molecular & Cellular Biology and a secondary field in Economics. Carol spent her first summer working at Novartis in Switzerland and her second summer at the NFL.
Social Chair
Helena is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. She graduated from Stanford University in 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in political science. She spent her 1L and 2L summers at White & Case in Miami and completed a client rotation at Pfizer in New York.
International Trek Chair
Panna is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. She graduated with High Honors from the École Hôtelière de Lausanne with a B.Sc. in Hospitality Management, focusing on Finance. Prior to law school, Panna worked in Hospitality and Real Estate Consulting and completed Harvard Business School’s HBX program. Panna spent her 2L summer at the London and New York offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.
Domestic Trek Chair
Tammuz Huberman is a lifelong New Yorker and received her B.A. degree cum laude in 2015 from Columbia University. Prior to attending law school, she was an analyst in the Investment Banking Division at Barclays in New York City. At Harvard, she is an editor of the Harvard Business Law Review. In her free time, Tammuz enjoys vegetarian cooking and yoga.
Community Service Chair
Tracy is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. Tracy graduated with honors from the University of Chicago with a B.A. in Economics. Prior to law school, Tracy worked as an analyst in economic consulting for Analysis Group Inc. in Chicago. She spent her first summer at Caplin & Drysdale Chartered in Washington, D.C., and second summer at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York.
Community Service Chair
Jennifer is a third-year law student at Harvard Law School. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard College, where she studied Sociology and Economics. Prior to law school, Jennifer worked as an Investment Banking Legal Analyst at Goldman Sachs. She spent her 1L summer at Holland & Knight. Jennifer spent her 2L summer at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
Faculty & Academic Chair
Stephanie is a third-year student at Harvard Law School. She graduated from Yale University with a degree in English Literature. Prior to law school, Stephanie worked for two years as a legal analyst at Davis Polk & Wardwell in NYC. She split her 1L summer, working at firms in both the US (Lowenstein Sandler) and Thailand (Chandler & Thong-Ek), and her 2L summer at Davis Polk & Wardwell in NYC. She will be externing at the US Attorney’s Office in Boston this spring.
Professional Development Chair
Abdulaziz Almoosa is a third-year law student at Harvard Law School specializing in corporate and transactional law. He received his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University. Prior to law school, Abdulaziz worked for several years as a business developer in the energy sector and served in various engineering and management capacities at Saudi Aramco. Abdulaziz spent his 2L summer at Allen & Overy in NYC, where he focused on Mergers & Acquisitions in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
HBS Liaison
Kike is a 4th-year JD/MBA student at Harvard Law School. She graduated from Stanford University in 2009 with a degree in Psychology and a Minor in Music, Science, and Technology. Before starting graduate school, Kike worked for six years in the non-profit sector. While in graduate school, Kike has interned at Pandora, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), and Spotify. She spent her most recent summer in Greenberg Traurig’s Entertainment Group in Atlanta, GA.
HBS Liaison
Phil Caruso is a fourth-year JD/MBA student. Phil received a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University in Materials Science & Engineering. Prior to his studies, Phil spent seven years on active duty in the U.S. military. He spent his first summer at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates in New York and his second and third summers at Onex Partners in New York.
Private Equity Chair
Joe is a third-year JD/MBA student at Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School. He graduated with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy with a B.S. in International Relations. He also holds an M.A. in Security Studies (concentration in U.S. National Security Policy) from Georgetown University. Prior to law school, Joe served for five years in the U.S. Navy. He spent his first summer in J.P. Morgan’s Technology investment banking group and his second summer at Kirkland & Ellis, where he focused on private equity M&A and was seconded to Golden Gate Capital.
Hedge Fund/Activism Chair
VC / Entrepreneurship Chair
Eric is a 2L at Harvard Law School. He graduated magna cum laude from Rice University in 2017, where he studied History and German Studies. Eric spent his 1L summer working at the Orange County Public Defender’s Office.
VC / Entrepreneurship Chair
Memme Onwudiwe, born in Xenia, Ohio to Nigerian and Ghanaian parents, is the former president of the Harvard African Law Association and editor-in-chief of the Harvard Africa Policy Journal. Memme is EVP of the Harvard-MIT start-up Evisort and previously worked at Ropes & Gray LLP in Silicon Valley, the Independent National Electoral Commission in Nigeria, and the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative. Currently a 3L at Harvard Law, Memme previously attended Ohio Wesleyan University and majored in International Studies and French.
VC / Entrepreneurship Chair
Restructuring Chair
Ethan is a fourth-year JD/MBA student at Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where he double-majored in Economics and Philosophy. Prior to law school, Ethan worked in investment banking at Goldman Sachs in the Industrials Group. He spent his first summer in the Tax and Restructuring Groups at Sullivan & Cromwell, second summer in Restructuring & Special Situations at PJT Partners, and third summer at NYC-based tech startup RapidSOS.
Corporate Law Chair
Sarah is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor’s degree in History with a concentration in Economic History and a Minor in Creative Writing. Prior to law school, Sarah was an Analyst at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. in New York City. She worked for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in New York City during her 1L summer.
In-House Chair
Li is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. He graduated with honors from University of Toronto in 2016 with a degree in Mathematics and Financial Economics. Prior to law school, Li interned at Promontory Financial Group. He spent his 1L summer at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Tax Chair
Shams Haidari is a 3L at Harvard Law School. She graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Pennsylvania, where she studied Political Science and History. She spent her 1L summer at the U.S. Department of Energy in the office of the Assistant General Counsel for Electricity & Fossil Energy and her 2L summer in Simpson Thacher & Bartlett’s New York City office.
Investment Banking Chair
Vincent is a second-year law student at Harvard Law School. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Southern California with bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and Philosophy, Politics, and Law. Prior to law school, Vincent was an investment banker with Wells Fargo Securities in New York City. Vincent spent his 1L summer at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in New York City and Berlin.
Consulting Chair
Joanna is in her final year of the JD/MBA program. Hailing from Maryland, she graduated from Yale in 2012 with a B.A. in Economics and East Asian Studies. After college, she worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York City and volunteered with Apex for Youth and New York Cares. While at Harvard, she has spent her summers at Apple, Sullivan & Cromwell, and Boston Consulting Group. She spends most of her time thinking about her puppy (Instagram: @merlinwestie). She also loves traveling, going on adventures, being active, curling up with a good book, watching semi-trashy TV, and Yelping.
Public Policy Chair
Sophia is a third-year JD/MBA student at Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School. She graduated from Princeton University, where she studied Economics. Prior to law school, Sophia worked at Barclays in New York, first as an Analyst in the Financial Institutions Group and then as an Associate on the Banking Americas management team. She spent her 1L summer at the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Appellate Litigation Group in Washington, DC.