Yalda Nia

Yalda is from Colorado and moved to San Francisco to pursue law school at University of San Francisco (USF) School of Law. She originally hoped to teach advanced math, but after graduating from the University of Colorado Boulder with a BA in theoretical mathematics, Yalda sought a more service driven career with an emphasis on helping the Iranian American community face legal issues amidst rising political tensions. Yalda is currently part of the International Law Society and Middle Eastern and North African Law Student Association at USF. She hopes to pursue a career in international trade, economics, and development law.