Academic Success Fellows

Fall 2017

All office hours are held in the Pardee Legal Research Center (LRC) unless Warren Hall 206B (ASRC) is indicated.

Fellows that hold office hours in the LRC will meet with students on the ground floor at the small tables to the left of the circulation desk.

Section A

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Civ. Pro. Sohoni MW 1 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Sara Pike W 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (ASRC)
Crim. Law Alexander MW 10 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Mary Allain M 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (ASRC)
Torts Wonnell TTH 5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. Kristina Darrough TTH 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.

Section B

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Civ. Pro. Heiser TTH 1 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Stewart Harris T noon-12:50 p.m.
TH 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Crim. Law Lee MW 5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. Nathalie Tang MW 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Torts M. McGowan TTH 1 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Trent Miyashiro MW 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Section C

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Civ. Pro. Martin MW 1 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Jillian Stanley M 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Crim. Law Ramirez TTH 2:30 p.m. - 4:20 p.m. Christiana Garrett TTH 9 a.m. -10 a.m.
Torts S. Smith MW 10 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Danielle Vukovich W 9 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
W noon - 12:50 p.m.

Section E

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Crim. Law Lee MW 5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. Nathalie Tang MW 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Torts Wonnell TTH 5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. Kristina Darrough TTH 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.

Additional hours for part-time students available by appointment and/or questions answered via email.

Mary Allain

mary allainSection A
Professor Alexander - Criminal Law

Mary is a third-year law student. Prior to attending law school, she worked for an immigration law firm in the Bay Area. She received her undergraduate degree in Sociology from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington. Mary has externed for Judge Whelan, a Federal District Judge in San Diego and is a member of the San Diego Law Review. This past summer she was a Summer Associate at Paul Plevin Sullivan & Connaughton, an employment law firm in downtown San Diego. In her spare time, Mary enjoys cruising on her bicycle, cheering on the Seahawks and healthy cooking.


Kristina Darrough

Kris DarroughSection A/E
Professor Wonnell - Torts

Kris is a third-year law student originally from Oregon. Prior to attending law school, she graduated from University of California, San Diego, with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor Japanese. Before law school she worked as a behavioral therapist for autistic children. She has been working as a law clerk at Tyson & Mendes, LLC, a civil litigation firm in La Jolla. In her free time, she enjoys playing her ukulele, painting and traveling.


Christiana Garrett

christiana garretSection C
Professor Ramirez - Criminal Law

Christiana is a second-year law student, and grew up in San Bernardino, California. Prior to attending law school, she earned a degree in Biology and a minor in Management from California State University San Bernardino. After her first year of law school, Christiana spent her summer working as a summer law clerk for a business litigation firm. Outside of law school, she enjoys playing fantasy football and spending time with friends and family.


Stewart Harris

 Stewart HarrisSection B
Professor Heiser - Civil Procedure

Stew is a third-year law student. Prior to law school, Stew graduated from Boston College with a BA and MA in Irish History. This summer Stew was a Summer Associate at Broad and Cassel in West Palm Beach, and plans to get his LLM in Taxation after graduation. In his free time, he enjoys coaching CrossFit and hanging out with his wife and their two golden retrievers.


Sara Pike

sara pikeSection A
Professor Sohoni - Civil Procedure

Sara is a 2L and a native San Diegan. She graduated from Wesleyan University with a double major in German Language and Music. After college, she spent several years working as an ESL teacher in Barcelona, Spain. Sara was an intern at the San Diego Superior Court, Juvenile Division last summer and is currently an extern for a federal judge. Sara is a member of the San Diego Law Review and the Transactional Law Team. Her hobbies include foreign languages, piano and being her dog's best friend.


Trent Miyashiro

trent miyashiroSection B
Professor M. McGowan - Torts

Trent is a second-year law student from Honolulu, Hawaii. Prior to attending law school, he graduated from the University of San Diego with a degree in Accounting and worked as an auditor for AKT, LLP. In his free time, Trent enjoys going to the beach and watching sports.


Jillian Stanley

jillian stanleySection C
Professor Martin - Civil Procedure

Jillian is a third-year law student. Prior to attending law school, she was a student-athlete at George Washington University where she earned a degree in Philosophy. Last semester she was a judicial extern for the Honorable Patricia D. Benke. Additionally, she has worked for the San Diego District Attorney's office and Disability Rights California. She is currently working as a law clerk at Tyson & Mendes. In her free time, she likes biking to the beach, snowboarding and planning trips she's too broke to take.


Nathalie Tang

nathalie tangSection B/E
Professor Lee - Criminal Law

Nathalie Tang is a third-year law student originally from Monterey Park, California. Prior to attending the University of San Diego School of Law, she graduated from the University of California Los Angeles with a B.A. in Sociology. Before law school, Nathalie took a gap year and worked as a teacher and tutor for students in middle school. After her first year of law school, she was an extern for the Honorable Holly Fujie at the Los Angeles Superior Court. She worked for the San Diego Public Defender's Office and Alternate Public Defender's Office during her 2L year and spent her summer working for the law firm, Tomaras & Ogas.


Danielle Vukovich

danielle vukovichSection C
Professor S. Smith - Torts

Danielle is a third-year law student originally from Glendora, California. Prior to attending USD law, Danielle graduated from the University of La Verne with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.S. in Psychology. After her first year of law school, Danielle split her summer working as a summer law clerk for an estate planning firm and studying abroad in London. She then spent the summer after her second year working in-house for AMN Healthcare where she continues to work this fall. Danielle is also the Managing Editor for the San Diego International Law Journal and a Research Assistant for Professor Orly Lobel.