Each year, the student body of the Law School elects representatives to several institutions — class senators who govern the SBA, representatives to University-wide institutions like the Honor Committee, and an American Bar Association representative. For information about running for one of these positions, please see

 

Honor Committee Representatives

The Honor Committee is a University-wide institution that enforces the University’s standards concerning lying, cheating and stealing. Each year, two law students sit on the Honor Committee.Visit the Honor Committee website.

Austin SimEmail Austin

Austin is from Bel Air, Maryland is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. Outside of SBA, Austin is involved in the Virginia Journal of Law & Technology, APALSA, KALSA, and the Health Law Association.

Maggie RoweEmail Maggie

Maggie is from Birmingham, Alabama and is a graduate of Wellesley College.

University Judiciary Committee Representatives

The University Judiciary Committee (UJC) is the University-wide institution that enforces the University of Virginia standards of conduct, other than those enforced by the Honor Committee. Each year, two law students sit on the UJC. Visit the UJC website.

pb-nzPeter BautzEmail Peter

Peter is from Mission Hills, Kansas and is a graduate of Grinnell College. Outside of SBA, Peter is involved in Virginia Innocence Project (Pro Bono Section), Journal of Law and Politics, Lile Moot Court, and the Legal History Writing Group.

 

 

pic-for-sba-website-newman-ujc-repBrandon NewmanEmail Brandon

Brandon is from Houston, Texas and is a graduate of Texas Christian University. Outside of SBA, Brandon is involved in Virginia Law Review, Lile Moot Court Competition, The Virginia Law & Business Society, and the Innocence Project.

 

 

 

 

 

Student Council Representatives

The University Student Council is the University-wide body managing undergraduate and graduate student affairs. Each year, two law students sit on the Student Council’s Representative Body. Visit the Student Council website.
Charles Baker
Email Charles

Charles is from Corpus Christi, Texas and is a graduate of the University of Virginia. Charles serves as Co-Chair of the SBA Programming Committee. Outside of SBA, Charles is involved in the Virginia Sports and Entertainment Journal, Virginia Sports Law Society, Volunteer Income Tax Association, and a Peer Advisor.

Erich Reimer – Email Erich

Class of 2017 Representatives

alex-haden-headshotAlex HadenEmail Alex

Alex is from Baltimore, Maryland and is a graduate of Yale. Alex is the Chair of the Constitution and Bylaws Committee, which is tasked with submitting a revised version of the Constitution and Bylaws for a vote. Outside of SBA, Alex is the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Weekly, Senior Counselor for the UJC, and the Production Editor for Virginia Law and Business Review. Alex is also active in the Public Interest Law Association.

 

 

 

 

ali-mulry-photoAli MulryEmail Ali 

Ali is from Indianapolis, Indiana and is a graduate Indiana University. As a Senator, Ali is the SBA liaison for Virginia Law Veterans, Graduate Law Students Organization, NALSA, Virginia Law Families, and the Virginia Sports Law Society. Ali also serves as the Chair of the Health and Wellness Committee. Outside of SBA, Ali is involved in Virginia Law Women and the Federalist Society.

 

 

 

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Eli Heller – Guardian of Fun – Email Eli

Eli is from Los Angeles, California and is a graduate of Colgate University. As a Senator, Eli is the SBA liaison for Barrister’s United, Extramural Moot Court, Law For Us, Virginia Employment and Labor, and West Coast Wahoos. Eli also serves as the Chair of the Programming Committee. Outside of SBA, Eli is involved in Virginia Law Review, Virginia Law & Business Society, Softball, Peer Advisor, and Law For Us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

screen-shot-2016-09-05-at-4-25-04-pmCaroline CatchpoleEmail Caroline

Caroline is from Aiken, South Caroline and is a graduate of Auburn University.  Outside of SBA, Caroline serves as an Editor for the Law Weekly, Assistant Director of the Libel Show, and Vice Chancellor of the Lile Moot Court Competition. Caroline is also a member of Virginia Law Women, Law Ambassadors, A Cappellate Opinions, VASE, Virginia Law Wine Society, FLF, Lambda Law, and the Federalist Society.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12719631_3028426159617_1729512056685620888_oChristina KatsampesEmail Christina

Christina is from Katy, Texas and is a graduate of Rice University. As a Senator, Christina is the SBA liaison for NGSL, CARE, Virginia Law Wine Society, Outdoors at UVA Law, and Lone Star Lawyers. Outside of SBA, Christina is the Music Director of the Acappellate Opinions, Articles Editor for the Virginia Tax Review, NGSL Tournament Director, and a Peer Advisor.

 

img_4984Zach AlvarezEmail Zach

Zach is from Roanoke, Virginia and is a graduate of the University of Virginia. As a Senator, Zach is the SBA liaison for Virginia Law in Prison, Lambda, BLSA, APALSA, ACS, and SALSA. Outside of SBA, Zach is involved in Lambda Law Alliance, Feminist Legal Forum, ACS, and Virginia Tax Review.

 

 

Natalia Villamizer – LLM Representative – Email Natalia

Class of 2018 Representatives

Steven Glendon – Email Steven

katherine-moles_headshotKatherine MolesEmail Katherine

Katherine is from Roanoke, Virginia and is a graduate of the University of Virginia.  Outside of SBA, Katherine is involved in Virginia Law Review, Peer Advisor, Health Law Association, and Virginia Law Women.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1013627_10152539651180916_5727743638930443893_nChristine ShermanEmail Christine

Christine is from Greenville, South Carolina and is a graduate of Auburn University. Outside of SBA, Christine is involved in Virginia Law and Business Review, Virginia Law Women, and Virginia Law and Business Society. Christine also serves as Chair of the Health & Wellness Committee and teaches yoga at the Boars Head Sports Club.

 

 

 

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Ashley is from Cutchogue, New York and is a graduate of Davidson College. As a Senator, Ashley is the SBA liaison for J.B. Moore, A Cappellate Opinions, VELF, VSLAT, and Law Students for Sustainable Investment. Ashley also serves as the Co-Chair of the Environmental Committee. Outside of SBA, Ashley is involved as a Dillard Fellow, Virginia Journal of International Law, J.B. Moore International Law Society, and Lile Intramural Moot Court.

 

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Richey FragaEmail Richey

Richey is from Miami, Florida and is a graduate of the University of Miami. As a Senator, Richey is the SBA liaison for The Virginia Rod and Gun Club, Law Democrats, Law Republicans, LALO, and The Federalist Society. Outside of SBA, Richey is involved in the Virginia Tax Journal, the Federalist Society, and LALO.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

img_4032Catherine ThompsonEmail Catherine

Catherine is from Columbia, Maryland and is a graduate of the University of Maryland. As a Senator, Catherine is the SBA liaison for Advocates for Life, Jean Picket Society, JLSA, Rex E Lee Society, St Thomas Moore Society. Outside of SBA, Catherine is involved in the Jessup Moot Court Team, UVA Law Democrats, Virginia Law Women, Virginia Journal of International Law, and Law Christian Fellowship.

 

Thomas Elvrum – Transfer Representative – Email Thomas

Class of 2017 Representatives

sba-photoMatt JohnsonEmail Matt

Matt is from Elk River, Minnesota and is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy. Outside of SBA, Matt is involved in the UVA Law Veterans and the First Year Council.

 

 

 

Mike GwinnEmail Mike

Mike is from Yorktown, Virginia and is a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute. Outside of SBA, Matt is involved in the UVA Law Veterans and the First Year Council.

image2Toccara NelsonEmail Toccara

Toccara is from Detroit, Michigan and is a graduate of the University of Michigan. Outside of SBA, Toccara is involved in BLSA, LAMBDA, Women of Color, National Lawyers Guild, and the First Year Council.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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sba-photo-mary-serajMary SerajEmail Mary

Mary is from Orange County, California, and graduated from UCLA. Mary also serves on the SBA Finance Committee. Outside of SBA, Mary is involved in Virginia Law Women and First Year Council.

 

 

 

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Frances is from Atlanta, Georgia and is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. Frances also serves as the President of the First Year Council. As FYC President, Frances coordinates all of the 1L events including Foxfield, Fall Tailgate, Halloween Carnival, and 3@3.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Bar Association Representative

The American Bar Association’s Law Student Division addresses issues in legal education, legal employment, and professional skills development. Each year, one law student represents Virginia Law. Visit the ABA website.

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Nicole Lawler – Email Nicole

Nicole is from Orefield, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of King’s College (Wilkes-Barre, PA). Outside of SBA, Nicole is President of the J.B. Moore Society of International Law and Vice President of the Virginia Law in Prison Project. Nicole is also an active member in the Public Interest Law Association, Program in Law & Public Service, Virginia Journal of International Law, National Lawyer’s Guild, and Virginia Law Women.