George Washington Law Alumni Association

The George Washington Law Alumni Association (GWLAA) exists to promote GW Law by engaging its alumni.  All graduates of GW Law are automatically members of the GWLAA.

You can stay involved with the GWLAA by participating in our many activities throughout the year. Check out the Law Alumni Event Calendar for information on upcoming events.

The GW Law Alumni Awards are now open. If you know of someone who is deserving of recognition who has graduated in a reunion year ending in either a 3 or 8, please nominate an alumnus/a by going to the following webpage and completing a nominations form. Please submit your form to

GWLAA Board of Directors


Bernard A. Nigro Jr., JD '86

President Elect

Theresa B. Bowman, JD '11 
Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp LLP, Washington D.C.

Executive Committee Members

Chanell D. Autrey, JD '12 
Council of the District of Columbia, Washington, D.C.

Helen T. Clemens, JD '15 
Arlington County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office, Arlington, VA

Marvin S. C. Dang, JD '78
Law Offices of Marvin S. C. Dang, LLLC, Honolulu, HI

Michael J. Lueptow, JD '13
Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, Washington, D.C.

John L. Murino, JD '01
Crowell & Moring LLP, Washington, D.C.

Rodney C. Pratt, JD ‘01
Converse, Boston, MA

Ariel Wade Trajtenberg, JD ‘10
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, Washington, D.C.

Members of the Board

Erik C. Baptist, JD ‘04
US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.

Jacob Berdine, JD ‘15
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Palo Alto, CA

Michele N. Blackwell, JD '12
Councilmember Elissa Silverman, Washington, D.C.

Andres A. Castrillon, JD '07
Auto Care Association, Bethesda, MD 

Langston C. Emerson, JD '04 
McBee Strategic Consulting, Washington, D.C.

Jordan Harvey, JD ‘16
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Norfolk, VA

Eric Honick, JD '76
McLaughlin & Stem LLP, New York, NY

Jesse Isleman, JD ‘16
Virginia & Ambinder LLP, New York, NY

Matthew Joseph, JD ‘14
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Washington, D.C.

Robert R. Kiesel, JD ‘91
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, New York, NY.

Nicole Tyrell Lares, JD ‘14
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Washington, D.C.

Ming J. Lowe, JD ‘97
Independent Contractor, Washington, D.C.

Parisa J. Manteghi Greiss, JD '12
Baker & McKenzie LLP, San Francisco, CA

Brandy R. McMillion, JD ‘06
United States Attorney's Office — Eastern District of Michigan, Detroit, MI

Mike Michel, JD ‘15
Brownell Landrigan, PC, Washington, D.C.

Suzanne Mitchell, JD ‘96
United States District Court, Oklahoma City, OK

Francisco R. Montero, JD ‘86
Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, Arlington, VA

Niza M. Motola, JD ‘97
Univision Communications, Miami, FL

Lauren A. Polk, JD '06
United State Department of Labor, Denver, CO

Michael M. Porcello, JD '12
Family Equality Council, Washington, D.C.

Howard J. Reissner, JD '79
Planet Data Solutions, Inc., Elmsford, NY 

Matthew J. Rizzolo, JD ‘08
Ropes & Gray LLP, Washington, D.C.

George S. Soussou, JD ‘16
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, New York, NY

Daniel T. Stabile, JD '08
Shutts & Bowen LLP, Miami, FL

Andrew J. Sutton, JD '14
Ropes & Gray LLP, Washington, D.C.

Rebeca Velez-Gomez, LLM ‘05
RVG Law Offices, San Juan, PR

Adam C. Weiss, JD '17
The George Washington University Law School, Washington, D.C.

Susan N. Weller, JD '81
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C., Washington, D.C. 

Will E. Wilder, JD ‘06
Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Washington, D.C.

Sean Winker, JD ’18 (Expected)
The George Washington University Law School, Washington, D.C.

Randall S. Wood, JD ‘14
Pluralsight, Farmington, UT