Jordan graduated the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a double major in political science and consumer affairs. He is currently a second-year law student at Wisconsin with a special interest in business and corporate law. Jordan’s passion for entrepreneurship stems from working for his father’s small business for a number of years growing up. Jordan’s other interests include football, golf, and politics.
Willie graduated from Marquette University with a B.S. in Finance and International Business. Willie is currently a second year law student the University of Wisconsin Madison with interests in taxation and business law. Prior to law school, Willie worked for two years as an underwriter and portfolio manager representing middle-market corporate clients for a bank in Chicago. In his free time, Willie enjoys golf, basketball, biking and sampling new restaurants.
Jennifer graduated from North Carolina State University with a B.S. in Mathematics. Prior to attending law school, she worked as a Technical Services Engineer at Epic in Verona, WI. She is a third year law student interested in business, tax, and health law.
Richard graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics. He is currently a third year law student. During his time in law school, Richard has worked for the Wisconsin DOC, representing inmates with their family law issues. He has also interned for Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson. Richard is currently pursuing a Certificate in Entrepreneurship from Wisconsin School of Business and interested in business, estate planning and real estate law. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports and traveling.
Dustin graduated from Millikin University with a BA in Philosophy. Following graduation, Dustin worked as a claims adjuster for Oregon Mutual Insurance. Dustin is currently a third year law student at the University of Wisconsin with interests in securities and business law. Dustin's legal experience includes interning for Justice Patrick Crooks on the Wisconsin Supreme Court and working as a summer associate for Boardman and Clark LLP in Madison, and Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP in New York. Dustin enjoys golfing, weight lifting, and reading in his free time.
Born in Florida, Louis lived overseas attending international schools from ages 9-18, spending most of the time in Taipei, Taiwan. As an undergraduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison he majored in History and Mandarin, as well as earning a Certificate in Business. He then returned to Chinese culture when he served as an English teacher with the Peace Corps in Lanzhou, China. He is now a rising 3L law student with a focus on business law, hopefully in an international context.
Ragini has a bachelor's degree in law (equivalent to J.D.) from India. She also have a bachelors degree in science. After moving to the U.S., Ragini co-founded an international business and managed the operations, including legal issues pertaining to business transactions, customs, imports, and international trade. She is currently enrolled in the LLM program at the UW law school, with interests in Intellectual Property and business law. Ragini has experience working on civil litigation, business transactions, and IP-related matters. She has helped to organize workshops on self-improvement for the general public and in her free time likes to read and take nature walks.
Courtney graduated from Ripon College with a degree in Communication and Business Administration. She is a second year law student, focusing primarily on business law and the legal issues facing businesses at different stages of their development. Prior to attending law school, Courtney worked as both a consultant and director of a student-led consulting business, gaining significant experience in working with entrepreneurs. She was a legal assistant for three years at a firm in her hometown, focusing primarily on business, real estate, and estate planning matters.
Xiaohong is a third year law student with an interest in IP and business law. He graduated from Hunan Normal University, Hunan, PRC with a BS in Chemistry and has a PhD in Chemistry from University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada. After completing a post doctoral fellowship in NIH, Xiaohong has been working in the pharmaceutical industry as a research scientist. He is also a licensed patent agent. In his spare time, Xiaohong enjoys spending time with his family.
Tim graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Molecular Biology. He is a second year law student with interests in both the legal and business aspects of early and mid-stage growth companies. Prior to coming to law school, Tim worked in many industries including biotech, wholesale/distribution, and human services. He has served as a consultant on several “turn-around” projects, and has successfully acquired, and later divested, two distressed companies.
Originally from the Ozarks, Richard graduated with a degree in International Economics from Tokyo's Jouchi Daigaku. He speaks Japanese, writes code, and has been a founding member in multiple startups. Richard is now a third-year law student who focuses primarily on the legal challenges faced by IT entrepreneurs and startups. Additionally, Richard has experience with international arbitration and has interned at the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.
Jenny graduated with honors from Gustavus Adolphus College. She majored in political science and minored in biology while playing four years of women’s varsity hockey. Prior to law school, she worked for a personal injury attorney in Minneapolis and spent last summer assisting Wisconsin DOC inmates with their family law issues. Jenny is a third year law student interested in entity formation and taxation of businesses and individuals.
Sydney got her B.A. from UW Madison double majoring in Political Science and History. Before beginning law school, Sydney spent a year as an AmeriCorps volunteer with for a local non-profit geared towards the rehabilitation of disadvantaged youth through the development of low income housing. She then worked as a project manager at Epic Systems in Verona, WI. Sydney is a third year law student primarily interested in tax law.
Jason was born and raised in central Wisconsin. Prior to law school, Jason, along with his wife, owned and operated a veterinary clinic and boarding kennel. He also worked as an accountant. Jason is in his third year of law school, with an interest in business law. Outside law school, Jason enjoys golfing and spending time with his family.
Collin graduated from Bradley University with a major in International Business and Spanish and is a third-year law student at the University of Wisconsin Madison. Before coming to the L&E Clinic, Collin took part in the University's LAIP Clinic which provides free legal assistance to incarcerated individuals within the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. He is interested in many areas of law, but is particularly interested in entity formation, contract drafting, and working with organizations that leverage open source technologies. Collin's other interests include yoga, skydiving and Spanish.
Robert graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He is currently a third-year law student at Wisconsin with a special interest in intellectual property and corporate law. Robert's other interests include basketball, skydiving, and politics.
Jacqueline graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Business with a B.B.A. in accounting and a certificate in Spanish. She is currently a third-year law student interested in business and tax law. Her legal experience includes working as a law clerk for the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin as well as working as a summer associate for Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek, S.C. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Cathy graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Bioengineering. After graduating, Cathy worked as a patent examiner at the USPTO for six years. During this time she also earned a M.S. in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins. Prior to starting law school at UW in the Fall of 2012, Cathy spent a year pursuing her passion for travel.
Qianyu "Yanni" graduated from Centre College, Kentucky, with a double major in Mathematics and Economics, and a minor in Computer Science. She also has a Master Degree in Economics from University of Virginia. She is a third year law student with an interest in IP, taxation, and business law. She is bilingual in Chinese and English. In her free time, she likes to read, walk, and play board games with her friends.