Students and Interns

Aimee Wieczorek (Law Student- Intern)

Aimee is originally from Sioux Falls, SD but currently lives in Lincoln, NE. She graduated from the University of South Dakota, double majoring in in Psychology and Criminal Justice. She currently attends the University of Nebraska College of Law. Her main goal is to ensure that every defendant in the criminal justice system receives a fair trial and sentencing. In the long-term, her dream would be to work at an institution similar to the Midwest Innocence Project and work at correcting the injustices that have been carried out in the criminal justice system.

Brody Sabor (Law student- Intern)

From Ozark, MO. Brody has a bachelor’s degree in History and Criminal Justice & Criminology from the University of Missouri – Kansas City.  His goals are to practice criminal defense after graduating from law school, preferably with a Public Defender’s office.

Saber Hossinei (Law student- Intern)

Saber grew up in Wichita, KS area. He did his undergrad at Wichita State University where he received a B.S. in General Sciences. Saber’s goal is to become a prosecutor and eventually pursue a career in civil rights litigation.

Jordan Kurdi (Law student- Intern)

Jordan is from St. Louis, MO. She received a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Alabama and is now a rising-third year law student at Washington University in St. Louis. Jordan’s goal is to use her J.D. to serve the underprivileged and marginalized communities in her home state of Missouri, as well as to prevent and/or rectify injustices in our legal system.

Rebecca Basson (Law Student- Intern)

Rebecca is from Woodbridge, Connecticut. She received a B.A. in Anthropology: Global Health and is a rising 3L at Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. Her goals are to work as an attorney in reproductive justice policy.

Jacob Mercer (Law Student- Intern)

Jacob is from Carrollton, MO. He received a B.S. in Chemistry from Northwest Missouri State University and he just finished his first year of law school at Harvard. Jacob’s goals are to spend the summer helping the under-served residents of the state and region where he’s spent most of his life.

Sarah Duggan (Law Student- Intern)

Sarah is from Kansas City, MO. She has an associate degree in criminal justice from Kansas City Kansas community college, a bachelors in business management from Park University, and is currently a 1L law student at the University of Missouri Kansas City- School of Law. Her goal is to be involved in criminal justice in some capacity holding the justice system accountable.

Estrella Gonzalez (Media and Communications- Intern)

Estrella is from El Paso, TX. She graduated from the University of North Texas, Cum Laude with a B.A. in Converged Broadcasting and a minor in Spanish. Estrella’s goals are to work for companies and build their media presence, interview celebrities at red carpet events, and become a TV host for competitive reality shows or a radio talk show.

Yovana Hernandez (Law Student- Intern)

Yovana is from Kansas City, MO. She went to Johnson County Community College and her goals are to become a Criminal Defense Attorney.