Crystal Chen - UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS COLLEGE OF LAW

Ms. Chen is currently a 2L at the University of Illinois College of Law in Urbana-Champaign, where she serves as a member of the Executive Board for ALSA, the Asian Law Student Association. She also works as a pro bono legal intern at the Champaign County Public Defender’s Office. Ms. Chen was born in Nanjing, China. Prior to law school, Ms. Chen went to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and received a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Ms. Chen hopes to practice intellectual property law. Ms. Chen enjoys playing guitar, reading about AI technology, and visiting museums in her spare time.

Qixiang (Max) Goh - Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law

Mr. Goh is a 2L at the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, where he is a member of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association. Born and raised in Singapore, he received his undergraduate degree from the National University of Singapore in 2014. A self-professed sporty geek, his interests include ping pong, calisthenics, rock climbing, anime and watching gaming streams. He also dreams of owning a cat one day.

Jessica Lee - University of Chicago School of Law

Ms. Lee is a 3L at the University of Chicago Law School, where she serves as co-President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association. Prior to law school, she received an undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Chicago. She will be practicing in restructuring after graduation.  Her interests include weightlifting, reading about pop economics, and origami.

Amanda Rhim - University of Notre Dame Law School

Ms. Rhim is a 3L at the University of Notre Dame Law School. She is a member of the Asian American Law Students Association as well as a Senior Article Editor of Notre Dame's Journal of Legislation. Ms. Rhim is from the Chicago suburbs and plans to practice in Chicago after graduation. Prior to law school, Ms. Rhim went to the University of Missouri and received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Psychology. Her areas of interest are labor and employment. In her spare time, Ms. Rhim enjoys jet skiing and cheering for the Chicago Blackhawks.

 

Adam Shu - Northern Illinois University College of Law

Mr. Shu is a 2021 J.D. Candidate at the Northern Illinois University College of Law where he was a Closing Argument Competition semifinalist, Mock Trial co-champion, Moot Appellate Court Competition semifinalist, as well as a member of the American Constitution and 2nd Amendment Societies. This past year, he joined the Northern Illinois University Legal Clinic in their efforts to aid the underserved communities in and around Chicago’s collar counties. Prior to law school, Mr. Shu earned his M.S. in International Hospitality Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and a B.A. in Hospitality Management from Kendall College in Chicago; he plans on practicing law with an emphasis on hospitality-focused corporate real estate. As the proud son of an immigrant, Mr. Shu also hopes to support pro bono legal services focused on immigrant communities.

Yushen (Christina) Xiang - UIC John Marshall Law School

Ms. Xiang is a 3L at UIC John Marshall Law School, where she serves as the President of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association from 2019 to 2020. She is currently working as a judicial extern for the Circuit Court of Cook County Probate Division. She volunteers at the Chicago Chinatown Pro Bono Legal Clinic by assisting with client intake and providing Mandarin-English interpretation. During her 1L summer, Ms. Xiang participated in the 1L Moot Court Competition where she won the Octofinalist and worked as a law clerk at the City of Chicago Law Department. Ms. Xiang was born in Beijing, China and came to the US when she was 16 years old. Prior to law school, she went to Michigan State University and received a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. Ms. Xiang is a figure skater and enjoys snowboarding and scuba diving in her spare time.

 

Yunge Li - Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Ms. Li is currently a 3L at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where she serves as the president of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association. She is interested in the intersect of data privacy, healthcare, and technology and has relevant experiences working for retail pharmacies and a biotechnology company. Prior to law school, Ms. Li has a background in social anthropology and business management.