The Vietnamese American Bar Association of Washington Foundation is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2008 Hồng Đức Clerkship is Stephanie Tuong-Vi Do, University of Washington School of Law Class of 2009. Stephanie spent the summer of 2008 at the international law firm Lovells. Lovells is one of the largest international business legal practices, with over 1,600 lawyers operating from 26 offices in Europe, Asia and the United States. Stephanie clerked at Lovells’ Ho Chi Minh City office in Vietnam.
Stephanie earned her bachelor’s degree in political science (with a minor in business management) at the University of California, Irvine. During college, she interned with the City of South Pasadena in coordinating worker’s compensation claims and grant applications. Stephanie also volunteered with the South Pasadena Education Foundation, where she assisted in fundraising efforts. In addition to graduating cum laude from University of California, Irvine, she was also a member of the Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society and the National Political Science Honor Society.
Now a second-year law student at the University of Washington School of Law, Stephanie is treasurer and board member of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association (“APALSA”). Stephanie spent her summer 2007 as a summer associate at Garvey Schubert Barer in Seattle.
At our 2008 Annual Banquet, Stephanie made the following remarks about the Hồng Đức Clerkship.
We also invite you to view a video presentation about the 2008 Hồng Đức Clerkship. Special thank you to Prolumina Trial Technologies for the video presentation.