Michelle was born and raised in Richmond, and completed her undergraduate degree in Political Science at the University of British Columbia. During her undergraduate studies she was on the UBC Quidditch team and served as an editor for the UBC Journal of Political Studies.
At Queen’s Law, Michelle acted as a Student Caseworker for Queen’s Business Law Clinic, as an editor for two law journals, and as a peer tutor for first year law students. She also worked as a research assistant on the topic of international commercial arbitration and choreographed for Queen’s annual fundraiser Cabaret for a Cure. Michelle spent a summer at the Bader International Study Centre in East Sussex, where she took intensive courses in international human rights and humanitarian law. She is currently serving as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Queen’s Law Journal. After law school, Michelle will be clerking at the British Columbia Court of Appeal.
Michelle enjoys hiking, traveling, learning new languages, and taking dance lessons.