Undergraduate institutions attended and degrees earned (e.g. University of Maryland, College Park…
Towson University- Bachelor of Arts

Hometown – City, State, and Country (if not the U.S.)
Baltimore, MD

Extracurricular and co-curricular activities
Peer Advisor, National Trial Team, Black Law Students Association, Thurgood Marshall National Trial Team, Business Law Society,

Post-graduation plans
Incoming Associate at Latham & Watkins LLP

What was your most memorable moment?
My most memorable moment was getting through the first semester of my first year. The feeling of awe and relief that I had actually made it through the semester and hadn’t failed my classes was overwhelming. It was the first moment where I felt that the hard work was not in vain and that I was one step closer to the finish line.

Finish this sentence: I could not have gotten through this experience without …
God, family and friends

Who are your mentors? How have they impacted your journey?
Throughout the law school experience, numerous individuals have impacted my journey as mentors. Maya Jackson has served as a mentor in navigating the law school journey throughout these three years by always lending a listening ear and providing constant encouragement at every milestone. Dean Morris has served as a mentor offering invaluable advice and direction throughout the daunting job prospect process. Professor Moon has served as a mentor when navigating the clerkship process and ultimately in my decision to go into Big law.

What did you learn about yourself while earning this degree?
While earning this degree, I have learned that you must first have faith in yourself before you can achieve the goals and dreams you are passionate about. This degree is the culmination of betting on God and betting on me.

Who was your favorite professor and why?
Professor William Moon was my favorite professor because he was so engaging in class. He was able to explain difficult concepts in a simple and digestible fashion that was very encouraging for an overwhelmed law school student. His funny celebrity examples were also a great touch!

What was your favorite class and why?
My favorite classes were Business Associations, Evidence and Criminal Procedure. I found each of the professors who taught these classes to have been engaging with the topics discussed in class and interactive with students in a meaningful way.

Write a message thanking people that helped you along the way.
I would like to thank each and every person that has helped in any way through this law school journey. I can’t name all of you, but you have all come across my mind at some point as I reflect on the end of this journey. You have left a mark and impact on me that I truly hope to repay in some shape or form for the next generation of lawyers. Thank you for believing in me when I didn’t believe in myself.