Wiggin and Dana Welcomes 2019 Summer Associate Class

June 20, 2019 Press Release

Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce the arrival of its 2019 Summer Associate class. The group is comprised of five second-year law students and three first-year law students. This year the firm launched a new diversity scholar split summer program with Montefiore Medical Center. Additionally the firm is delighted to welcome a Yale New Haven Health System/Wiggin and Dana Diversity Scholar for the ninth consecutive year and a United Technologies Corporation and Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity Scholar. 

Wiggin and Dana's eight-week summer program is designed to provide a realistic view of associate work and life. Our summer associates work on a variety of assignments across practice areas. Summer associates also participate in various public service and social events.

Dima Atiya attends the University of Michigan Law School and earned her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan.

Zeynep Aydogan attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned her B.S. in Management and Media Studies from Quinnipiac University.

Alundai Benjamin attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Connecticut.

Matthew Brown attends Howard University School of Law and earned his B.A. in English from the University of Maryland College Park.

Rachel Morro attends Quinnipiac University School of Law and earned her B.S. in Criminal Justice from the University of New Haven.

Nestor Rodriguez Smyt attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned his B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Quyen Truong attends University of Connecticut School of Law and earned her B.A. in Visual Arts from Brown University.  

Qing Wai Wong attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned a M.P.H. at Boston University and her B.S. in Biochemistry from Boston College.