Leadership

Siggi Hindrichs - President

Siggi Hindrichs is a 2L from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She graduated with a B.S. in Commerce and a second major in German Language & Literature from the University of Virginia. Before coming to law school, Siggi taught 8th grade Algebra as a Teach for America Corps Member in Boston, Massachusetts, and earned her M.S. in Education at Boston University. At the law school, she is the President of the Law Women’s Caucus and an International Fellow, and loves law school trivia. Siggi spent her summer as a legal and regulatory intern for Earnest, a startup in San Francisco.

Contact: siggi@uchicago.edu

 

Casey Prusher - Vice President of Communications

Casey Prusher is a 2L from Miami, Florida. She graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and English from Boston University. At the law school, she is Vice President of Communications of the Law Women's Caucus and Co-President of the Jewish Law Students Association. Casey spent her 1L summer as a research assistant for Professor Geoffrey Stone and as an extern for Judge Mary L. Mikva of the Circut Court of Cook County.

Contact: cprusher@uchicago.edu

 

Melissa Wu - Vice President of Programming

Melissa Wu is a 2L from Detroit, Michigan. She grew up in Sydney, Australia and immigrated to the U.S. at the end of high school. Melissa graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University. Prior to law school, she worked at the Boston Consulting Group in Los Angeles and San Francisco. At the law school, she is the Vice President of Programming for the Law Women's Caucus. Melissa spent her 1L summer working as a summer associate at Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing, a trial litigation boutique in Houston.

Contact: melissawu@uchicago.edu

 

Rosie Wu - Vice President of Operations

Rosie Wu is a 2L from Rochester, New York.  She graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University and studied as a visiting student at St. Catherine's College, Oxford University.  Prior to law school, she worked as a paralegal at a law firm in London, England.  At the law school, she is Vice President of Operations of the Law Women's Caucus.  Rosie spent her 1L summer working as a summer associate at Latham & Watkins.

Contact: rosiewu@uchicago.edu

 

Marlow Svatek - Community Outreach Chair

Marlow Svatek is a 2L from Safety Harbor, Florida. She graduated with a B.A. in philosophy and international studies with a minor in French from the University of Miami. Before coming to law school, Marlow served in the Peace Corps for two years as a girls' education and empowerment volunteer in Burkina Faso, West Africa. At the law school, she is a 2L representative for the Law Students Association, vice-president of Law Students for Reproductive Justice, co-chair of the Women's Mentoring Program, and pro-bono chair of the Immigration Law Society. Marlow spent her 1L summer as a PILI intern for the National Immigrant Justice Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Contact: marlowsvatek@uchicago.edu

 

Grace Goodblatt - Alumni Outreach Chair

Grace Goodblatt is a 2L from San Diego, California.  She graduated with a B.A. in Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley.  At the law school, she is Alumni Outreach Chair of the Law Women's Caucus, a 2L representative for the Law Students Association, Community Outreach Chair for the Domestic Violence Project, and a LexisNexis Student Associate.  Grace spent her summer at the Oregon Law Center in Portland.  

Contact: gracegoodblatt@uchicago.edu

 

Rachel Zemke - Pro Bono Chair

Rachel Zemke is a 2L from Columbia, Missouri. She graduated with a B.A. in International and Area Studies with a minor in Persian Language and Literature from Washington University in St. Louis. At the law school, she is Pro Bono Chair of the Law Women's Caucus and Vice President of the Public Interest Law Society. Rachel spent her 1L summer at the Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago.

Contact: rezemke@uchicago.edu 

 

Tara Levens - Professional Development Co-Chair 

Tara is a 2L from Palo Alto, California.  She graduated with a B.A. in Mathematics and Political Science with honors from The University of Chicago.  At the law school, she is secretary and 2L rep of the Law Students Association and a member of Law School Democrats.  Tara spent her 1L summer with the Summer Honors Program at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, working in the Office of General Counsel's appellate litigation group.

Contact: taralevens@uchicago.edu

 

Elena Moreno - Professional Development Co-Chair 

Elena Moreno is a 2L from Pleasanton, California. She graduated with a B.A. in Government and Spanish and a minor in Latin American Studies from Cornell University. Prior to law school, she was a paralegal at a boutique telecommunications law firm in Washington, DC. At the law school, she is Vice President of the Immigration Law Society and Community Service Chair of the Latino Law Students Association. Elena spent her 1L summer working for the Mandel Legal Aid Clinic's Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project.

Contact: ecmoreno@uchicago.edu

 

Elise Meyer - Faculty Liaison

Elise Meyer is a 2L from St. Louis, Missouri. She graduated with a B.A. in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and a minor in French from Washington University in St. Louis. She worked at a small criminal defense firm in St. Louis in her last year at the University. At the law school she is the Faculty Liaison of the Law Women's Caucus. Elise spent her 1L summer working at KELIN, a human rights NGO in Nairobi, Kenya.

Contact: elisemeyer@uchicago.edu

 

Anna Sims - Admissions Outreach Chair

Anna Sims is a 2L from Manchester, New Hampshire. She graduated with a B.A. in Philosophy and a minor in Political Science from Northwestern University. Prior to law school, she worked for two years at a New York think tank in international relations and then studied counterfeiting and unfair competition in the Italian food industry on a Fulbright grant to Italy. At the law school, she is president of the Food and Drug Law Society and Admissions Outreach Chair of the Law Women's Caucus. Anna spent her first summer working in the Consumer Protection Branch of the Department of Justice, Civil Division.

Contact: aksims@uchicago.edu