Rachel Glaser is a student at the Shepard Broad College of Law and a Senior Associate for the Nova Law Review. Currently, Rachel serves as Vice President of Internal Operations for the NSU Trial Association (NTA) and was previously Justice for Teams for the Moot Court Society and a Legal Research & Writing Teaching Assistant. Rachel is also a member of the College of Law Honors Program. During her time in law school, Rachel has competed in both Mock Trial Competitions and Moot Court Competitions all over the country. Currently, Rachel is a Law Clerk for Kopelowitz Ostrow in Fort Lauderlade. She lives in South Florida with her rottweiler, Jake and her cat, Winston.
Adriana Pavon is an honor student at the Shepard Broad College of Law, ranking first in the evening division for her year. She is currently the Vice President of the Florida Association of Women (FAWL) at NSU and an Articles Editor for Volume 44 for the Nova Law Review. She interned at Kubicki Draper over Summer 2019. She is currently a full-time Senior Client Associate in a Wealth Management Firm in Downtown Miami that specializes in complex estate planning strategies. She is also employed as a research assistant to Dean Struffolino and Dean Khan. Prior to attending law school she obtained a Master of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University. She loves to travel even though flying makes her uncomfortable!
Taylor Bast is an Articles Editor for the Nova Law Review and is in her final year at Shepard Broad College of Law. She is the current President and Treasurer of Lambda Law Society. She has interned throughout law school with various firms practicing in areas such as employment, wage compensation, and criminal law at both the trial level and appellate level; and is currently interning with the firm Angelo & Banta doing commercial litigation. She lives in South Florida with her fiancé, Christi, and their two cats, Dr. Von Clause and Groot, and their dog, J.D.
Diana Mateo is an honor student at the Shepard Broad College of Law. During law school, she served as Justice for Academics for the Moot Court Society during the 2018-2019 academic year and participated in the Phillip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition. As a rising 2L, she interned for Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and had the opportunity to first chair cases on asylum. This past summer Diana was a Judicial Law Clerk with the Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review through the Summer Law Intern Program. She drafted written decisions for immigration judges on various topics involving asylum, cancellation of removal, and adjustment of status. Diana has applied to Honor Attorney Programs with the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security for post-graduation employment. She lives in South Florida with her fiancé, Hector Camacho and two cats, Wally West and Kylo Ren. She frequently visits the love her life, Luna, a Siberian Husky who resides with Diana’s mother.
Dana Weinstein is an honor student at the Shepard Broad College of Law. She interned two summers in a row at the Coral Springs City Attorney's Office. She was team captain of her law school's Health Law Transactional team in which they had the best oral presentation and came in third place in a national competition. Her article, Law School Mentoring 101, co-authored with attorney Brian Koch was published in the Barrister (Broward County Bar Association's monthly publication). Prior to attending law school, she was an emergency room nurse at a comprehensive stroke center. In her spare time, she likes to volunteer with rescue animals.
Ali Eichner is an honor student at the Shepard Broad College of Law. Her article, Supreme Court Makes it Easier for People to Win Big, was published as part of the Florida issue in Volume 43 of the Nova Law Review. During law school, she mainly focused on academics which lead to a very successful first two years. Prior to attending law school, she worked for a commercial real estate and property management company, which sparked her interest in real estate law. She was born and raised in South Florida, and currently lives there with her family.
Billy Passalacqua is a third-year student at the Shepard Broad College of Law. He currently serves as the Assistant Lead Technical Editor of Nova Law Review and a member of the school’s honors program. He has spent the first four of his semesters on the Dean’s list and earned four book awards. He has worked at the Law Offices of Anidjar & Levine over the past year of his studies. Prior to attending law school, he graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a B.A. in Criminal Justice and from a Florida Police Academy with a Florida Basic Law Enforcement Certification. After graduating Billy hopes to continue his employment with his firm, volunteer with a local law enforcement agency, and find enough time between himself and his equally busy fiancé to plan their wedding.