WHAT MAKES A JD/MBA GRADUATE
Success in everything they do.
WORKING FOR YOU
Your JD/MBA Student's Association Executive Committee
Mitchell is in his final year of the JD/MBA program and will be on exchange at the University of Copenhagen this fall semester. He previously served on the JMSA as VP of Communications and Co-VP External. This past summer, Mitchell was a summer law student at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP. In his spare time, Mitchell enjoys hiking and believing in the Leafs every regular season.
Albina Mamonkina is the current Co-President of the JMSA for the 2022-2023 academic term and is in her fourth year of the program. She served as Co-Vice President External last year, and is excited to be back on the JMSA for her last year. She summered at Osler LLP this past summer, where she will return for articling in 2022. In her spare time, Albina enjoys playing tennis, watching reality tv and walking her dog Oscar.
Ian is a third-year JD/MBA student with a specialization in Finance and a passion for private equity and M&A transactions. He is excited to work with Disha to create a strong JMSA community in a post-pandemic world.
Disha is a third-year JD/MBA student. She is a member of Schulich’s External Case Competition Team, Osgoode’s Munroe E Price Media Law Moot Team, and is a Caseworker at the Investor Protection Clinic. She is incredibly excited to work with Ian to bring the JMSA community together through social events and provide important academic resources to the JD/MBA cohort.
Nadim is this year’s Co-VP external. He is going into his third year of the program and is excited to organize various events for students to learn more about potential careers after the program. Interested in the intersection of law and technology, Nadim is currently working at an AI legal software company. In his free time, he enjoys playing various sport games such as volleyball and basketball. Feel free to reach out to him with any questions related to the program or the responsibilities of the role.
Cedric is in his third year of the JD/MBA program and is excited to work alongside Nadim as the VP externals in the JMSA. Prior to entering law school, he studied Finance and Economics at the University of Toronto and worked in a Finance role at a large technology firm. Outside of school, Cedric enjoys playing basketball and volleyball, swimming and relaxing with his 16 year old yorkie poodle.
VP Alumni Relations
Artem is currently enrolled in the dual JD/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business and hopes to specialization in corporate law, securities law, strategic management, and finance. Artem currently works part-time during his studies as a Venture Analyst at the Creative Destruction Lab. Prior to joining the Lab, he worked in several industries including tech start-up, financial, legal, real estate, and marketing. He also obtained his Bachelor of Commerce from Ryerson University with focuses in law, finance, and economics. Artem is passionate about career development and innovation. He has devoted his time to several extracurricular initiatives including being an executive member in three student groups at Osgoode and Schulich. He hopes to one day consolidate his passions to work with ventures in emerging markets.
ELI ROMI- BABANY
VP Alumni Relations
My name is Eli Romi-Babany. I am originally from South Africa but moved to Toronto when I was young. I love playing sports, specifically basketball and soccer, as well as volunteering with special needs individuals. I am very excited to begin the MBA journey and am looking forward to connecting with our amazing alumni.
Jessica is in her third year of the JD/MBA program, and she is excited to be one of the co-chairs for the 2023 Business and Law Conference! Prior to law school, she studied Medical Sciences and has experience working in the biotechnology industry. She hopes to fuse her knowledge and passion for science, business, and law in her future career to help emerging tech companies and start-ups achieve their full potential. In her free time, she loves traveling to new countries, dancing to live music, and exploring the ever-changing food scene in Toronto.
Karan is entering his third year of the JD/MBA program and is thrilled to be planning the 2022-2023 JD/MBA Business and Law conference with Jessica and Lauren. This summer, when Karan is not working or volunteering, he likes to work on his car, read and will also be preparing for his brother’s wedding. He is currently interested in securities law surrounding the regulation of cryptocurrency.
Michael is a third year JD/MBA student specializing in Strategic Management. He graduated from McMaster University with an Honours Integrated Science degree, specializing in Biology and minoring in Economics. Michael is currently instructing Osgoode’s Access to Law and Learning (ALL) LSAT Prep course. He is looking forward to contributing to the growth of the JD/MBA program by connecting with prospective students.
Lauren is in her third year of the JD/MBA program, specializing in Arts, Media, and Entertainment Management. She has a professional background in consulting, and she spent her 1L summer as a legal student with Sinai Health Systems and this past summer as a coordinator for the annual Toronto Summer Music festival. Lauren enjoys supporting the efforts of all creative industries. She is incredibly excited to be planning this year’s annual conference.
Jordan is currently a second year JD/MBA student at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics at St. Lawrence University in New York. As VP Finance, Jordan prepares and organizes the JMSA budget, and is responsible for connecting with firms to organize sponsorships for JMSA events.
Rachel is entering her third year of the JD/MBA program. As the VP of Communications for the JMSA, she is looking forward to increasing collegiality and communication among the 2022-2023 cohort. This summer, Rachel is working as a Legal Intern for the Royal Bank of Canada. When Rachel is not working, she volunteers with the Schulich School of Business International Relations department. In her downtime, she will be spending weekends in Muskoka and completing her Canadian Securities Certificate. Rachel has a keen interest in privacy and securities law.