A group of graduates walking to Commencement
Graduate Profiles

From her childhood in Connecticut and Puerto Rico, Ramona Mercado-Espinoza ’86 felt drawn to a career dedicated to helping others and her community.

Je'Quana Orr '18 thought basketball was her life until she got a taste of the law at the Summer Mock Trial Competition at UConn School of Law.

Michael Callahan '95 spent 20 years as general counsel for such business giants as LinkedIn and Yahoo! before he joined the faculty of Stanford Law School.

Before he applied to the Insurance LLM program at UConn School of Law, Andrés Avila earned a law degree in Colombia and worked for an insurance law firm in Miami and London.

After Laura Linde '17 earned an undergraduate degree at Freie University Berlin, she didn’t just want to study more law; she wanted to practice it.

Timothy Smyth '07 was a historian heading for an academic career when his study of apartheid and the slave trade turned him toward law school.