Stephanie Guzmán Arnaud

Stephanie Guzmán Arnaud serves as the LaLSA Mentorship Chair. She grew up and lives in New Jersey and has strong roots in the Dominican Republic. Stephanie graduated from Cornell in 2014 with a major in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and holds concentrations in Latinx Studies and Africana Studies. Prior to law school, Stephanie worked as a corporate paralegal at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, as an Immigrant Rights Advocate at the City Bar Justice Center, and as an SEO Legal Fellow at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. She spent her 1L summer at LatinoJustice PRLDEF, a Latinx-focused civil rights organization, working on civil rights impact litigation and legislative advocacy defending and advancing the rights of the greater pan-Latinx communities in the United States. In addition to serving as LaLSA's Mentorship Chair, Stephanie is also a Production Editor on the Journal of Gender and Law, a Columbia Law School Student Senator, and an active member of BLSA, EWOC, and FGP. Stephanie enjoys reading about, practicing, and promoting radical vulnerability and wellness.