Victoria Tan, Co-President
Victoria is originally from Astoria, NY and is currently enjoying North Carolina's warmer weather. She graduated from Macaulay Honors College with degrees in Anthropology and Merchandise Marketing. While at Macaulay she fell in love with mock trial and decided to pursue a career in law. In her free time, she loves all things fashion, food, and travel.
Other Engagements: Fashion Law Society (Vice President of Events and Communication), Innocence Project (2016-2017 Community Team Member)
1L Summer: Compass - New York, NY
Kimmi Pham, Co-President
Kimmi is from Baltimore, Maryland and came to Duke Law after studying English at Cornell University. This summer she interned at the Baltimore City State's Attorney's office. In her free time, Kimmi enjoys going on ice cream food tours and walking her mini schnauzer, Bertie.
1L Summer: Baltimore City State's Attorney's Office - Baltimore, MD
Bethany Wong, Director of Communications
Bethany is originally from Houston, Texas. She graduated from Columbia University with a double-major in Art History and Economics and has previously interned at various museums and arts organizations in New York and Houston. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, visiting art museums, and photography.
Other engagement: Fashion Law Society (Vice President), Duke Law & Technology Review, Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy
1L Summer: Danziger, Danziger & Muro, LLP and International Center of Photography - New York, NY
Irene Kim, Vice President of Finance
Irene grew up in Southern California, and majored in Business Administration at Sogang University in Seoul, Korea. She's interested in corporate law and enjoys oil painting and cooking Korean food.
Other Engagements: Law & Contemporary Problems, Teaching Assistant to Professor Jeremy Mullem
1L Summer: New York City Department of Finance - New York, NY
Katie Wong, Director of Community Outreach
Katie was born in New York City and grew up in Port Jefferson, Long Island. She graduated from Duke University in 2012 with a double major in English and Public Policy after having been a Duke basketball fan since childhood. Believing that she would be a teacher for the rest of her life, she attended Columbia Teachers College to obtain a Master’s in English Education and taught for three years in New York City and Charlottesville, Virginia. She fell in love with the law by accident and then decided to give this whole law school thing a try. She loves law school, especially at Duke, surrounded by amazing colleagues and professors. In her free time, she enjoys running, swimming, hiking, watching ungodly amounts of TV, and cheering for the Duke basketball team. This past summer, she worked at Brooks Pierce and Wyrick Robbins, two Raleigh law firms. She is excited to welcome you all to Durham and Duke Law and help you fall in love with this great city.
Other Engagements: Duke Innocence Project (Active Investigations Team), Mock Trial Board
1L Summer: Brooks Pierce and Wyrick Robbins - Raleigh, NC
Sophia Tan, Vice President of Internal Relations
Sophia grew up in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, where she also graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in History from Haverford College. Prior to attending Duke Law, Sophia worked in Philadelphia as an office manager at a bilingual preschool and as a grantwriter in an education nonprofit. Outside of school, Sophia enjoys cooking and baking.
Other Engagements: If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice (2L Representative); Government and Public Service Society (Board Member)
1L Summer: Children’s Rights - New York, NY
Kelly Hamachi, Vice President of Professional Development
Kelly is originally from Mountain View, California. She attended UC Berkeley and majored in public health and minored in Asian American studies. At Duke she is pursuing a joint JD/MA in bioethics and science policy and is interested in health law. In her free time, Kelly loves going to yoga, eating acai bowls, and trying new restaurants.
Other Engagements: Health Law Society, Duke Law Bowling League
1L Summer: University of California Office of General Counsel - Oakland, CA
Rui Ke, 2L Representative
Rui is originally from China. She holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from China University of Political Science and Law. She is also admitted to the Chinese Bar Association. Prior to Duke Law, Rui worked at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati’s Beijing Office. She is interested in corporate law. In her free time, Rui enjoys Chinese martial arts, music and exploring cities.
Other Engagements: Chinese Bar Association, Law & Contemporary Problems
1L Summer: The World Bank Group (Integrity Vice Presidency) - Washington, DC