Academic Success Fellows

Spring 2017 


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

Fellows that hold office hours in the PLRC 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
Con. Law I Rappaport MW 2:30 - 4:20 p.m. Susan McClay MW 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (ASRC)
Contracts Barry TTH 2:30 - 4:20 p.m. James de Haan

T 12 - 1 p.m.

TH 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Property Wiggins MW 10 - 11:50 a.m. Kendra Tovey M 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. and 1 - 2 p.m.

Section B

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Con. Law I Alexander MW 8:30 - 10:20 a.m. Emily Narum MW 12 - 12:50 p.m. 
Contracts D. McGowan MW 1 - 2:50 p.m. Mary Allain

M 11 - 12 p.m. (ASRC)_

TH 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. (ASRC)

Property Minan TTH 10 - 11:50 a.m. Stewart Harris TTH 12 - 1 p.m.

Section C

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Con. Law I Ramsey MW 10 - 11:50 a.m. Jillian Stanley

M 12 - 12:50 p.m.

W 12 - 12:50 p.m.

Contracts Abrams TTH 1 - 2:50 p.m. Kristina Darrough

TTH 3 - 4 p.m.

Property Hirsch MW 1 - 2:50 p.m. Nathalie Tang

M 3 - 4 p.m.

T 12 - 12:50 p.m.

Section E

Course Professor Days Times Fellow Office Hours
Contracts Claus TTH 6 - 7:50 p.m. Danielle Vukovich TTH 5 - 5:50 p.m.
Property Bell M
6 - 7:50 p.m.
7:25 - 9:15 p.m.
Jamie Robertson

W 5 - 5:50 p.m.

TH 9 - 10 p.m.

Section A

James de HaanJames de Haan
James is a second-year law student, and grew up in Palmdale, CA. Prior to attending USD Law, James earned his Master’s in Philosophy in Modern Irish History at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, and his BA in History at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. He has worked as a Social Media Manager, a professional writer/editor, and spent this past summer as a Law Clerk at the Civil Division of the US Attorney’s Office. In his free time, James enjoys working on and riding his Harley, and playing Bass. 

Susan McClaySusan McClay
Suzie is a third-year law student. Prior to attending law school, she graduated from the University of Denver with a double major in Sociology and Legal Studies. While in law school she interned with the San Diego District Attorney’s Office and worked as a judicial extern for the Riverside Superior Court. She hopes to practice criminal prosecution post-graduation.

Kendra ToveyKendra Tovey
Kendra is a second-year law student. She is originally from Seattle, Washington, and received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Arizona State University. Prior to law school, Kendra was a third-grade teacher. This past summer, she was a law clerk at a labor and employment firm in San Diego. Additionally, Kendra was a legal intern at the Education and Disability Legal Clinic during the fall semester. Outside of law school, she enjoys watching the Seahawks, playing softball, and spending time with friends and family. 

Section B

Mary AllainMary Allain
Mary is a second-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. This past summer she externed for a Federal District Judge in San Diego. In her spare time, Mary enjoys running, cheering on the Seahawks, and larping.

Stewart HarrisStewart Harris
Stew is a second-year law student.  Prior to law school, Stew graduated from Boston College with a BA and MA in Irish History.  This past fall, Stew clerked for the Honorable Judge Barbara L. Major, and hopes to work in real estate development after law school.  In his free time, he enjoys playing rugby and hanging out with his two golden retrievers.

Emily NarumEmily Narum
Emily Narum is a third-year student from Boulder Colorado. Emily has held the positions of Articles and Comments Editor for the San Diego Law Review, and her Comment will be published in 2017.  She competed in the McLennon Moot Court tournament, and hopes to specialize in appellate law. Emily has externed for Ninth Circuit Judge Margaret McKeown, and for Idaho Supreme Court Justice Daniel Eismann. Emily has externed for the California Office of the Attorney General in the criminal appeals division.  Emily plans to clerk for Justice Eismann after graduation, and will practice in Idaho as an associate for Givens Pursley LLP following her clerkship.

Section C

Kristina DarroughKristina Darrough
Kris is a second-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. This past summer she worked as a law clerk at a civil litigation firm in La Jolla. In her free time, she enjoys playing her ukulele, painting, and traveling. 

Jillian StanleyJillian Stanley
Jillian is a second-year law student. Prior to attending law school, she was a student-athlete at George Washington University and earned a degree in Philosophy. Previously she worked at the San Diego District Attorney's Office and currently is a Judicial Extern for The Honorable Patricia D. Benke. She is also a member of the Moot Court Associate Board and the International Law Journal. In her free time, she likes biking to the beach, snowboarding, and planning trips she's too broke to take.

Nathalie TangNathalie Tang
Nathalie is a second-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 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 Courtand then an intern for the San Diego Public Defender’s Office. She currently works for the Alternate Public Defender’s Office.

Section E

Jamie RobertsonJamie Robertson
Jamie grew up in rural Wisconsin and graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010 with a B.A. in Linguistics (emphasis in Middle Eastern Languages) and a minor in Spanish. Prior to law school she worked with the Immigration Program of the International Rescue Committee in San Diego. During her time with the IRC, she held positions as an Americorps VISTA and as a Board of Immigration Appeals Accredited Representative, providing legal representation to immigrants, refugees, and asylees. Since leaving the IRC, she worked as a Judicial Intern at the San Diego and Otay Mesa Immigration Courts, and as a Law Clerk for Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLP. As of Spring 2017, Jamie will serve as a Judicial Extern for Justice Richard Huffman at the California Court of Appeal.

Danielle VukovichDanielle Vukovich
Danielle is a second-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 currently works in-house for AMN Healthcare and is a member of the Moot Court Associate Board.


Academic Success and Bar Programs
Warren Hall, Room 206
Phone: (619) 260-4793
Fax: (619) 260-7715


M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

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