Hometown: Honolulu, HI
Degree: BS, Business Administration, Chapman University
Why did you choose UH Law?
Affordable and convenient.
What were you doing before you started Law School?
Working in retail.
Where are you headed after you graduate?
I am hoping to practice in Hawaiʻi.
Describe a highlight of your law school experience.
Getting to know my classmates.
Describe your favorite organization and some activities related to that organization.
APIL (Advocates for Public Interest Law) - they host the annual Run for Justice, APIL Gala, and offer grants for students.
Describe your UH Law School experience in 3 words.
Busy. Challenging. Fun.
What advice would you give to an entering law student?
Balance will be important. Try to eat healthy and exercise to prevent stress.
What surprised you most about UH Law?
The availability and popularity of academic support from weekly review sessions.
What do you wish someone had told you before you started law school?
There are a lot of fun events, panels, and speakers. These events help you learn more about the legal profession and also help you get to know your classmates. While you will need time to study, make some time for these events too.
What law school organizations/activities are you involved in?
Law School Ambassadors, Phi Delta Phi, and APIL.
Where can we find you when you're not in class?
Cooking at home and playing with my dog.
What do you like most about UH Law?
Small community of students and teachers.
How would you describe your classmates?
Friendly, motivated, and diverse.