Tanya Kuzman obtained her Juris Doctor from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2018. During her time in law school, Tanya served as a Senior Editor of the Osgoode Hall Law Journal and enriched her studies by enrolling in the Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Administration of Justice curricular stream. Prior to entering law school, Tanya completed a Masters in Political Science at the University of Toronto and obtained an Honours Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science from McMaster University. Tanya has worked at all three levels of government including Toronto City Hall, the Ontario Legislature and the House of Commons. Tanya is published in both The Journal of Parliamentary and Political Law and The Canadian Political Science Review. In her spare time, you can usually find Tanya at the theatre, watching Question Period or playing her guitar.
Jessica Yuan obtained her JD from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law in 2018, her Master in Environmental Studies from York University, and her Specialized Honours Bachelor of Arts in Environmental and Health Studies from York University’s Glendon College.
During law school, Jessica served as an Associate Editor of the Ottawa Law Review and was actively involved with the Canadian Lawyers Association for International Human Rights (CLAIHR), where she sat on the Executive Committee. Jessica also interned with the Tax Law Services Portfolio of the Department of Justice as part of the Legal Excellence Program.
Prior to law school, Jessica practiced as a regulated immigration consultant for several years, where she mainly handled appeal cases before the Immigration Appeal Division. Her previous work experience provides her with the ability and the capacity to understand clients’ needs.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her dog, experimenting with different painting styles, and reading. She can also be found exploring the Art Gallery of Ontario, as well as attending concert performances in the city.
Jessica is fluent in English, French, and Mandarin.