Yina is a 3L Juris Doctor candidate at the University of Washington School of Law.

Before joining the Hemmat Law Group, she worked as a Victim Services Advocate at the Crystal Judson Family Justice Center, and also interned at the Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney’s office. She has extensive experience at the University of Washington’s Tribal Court Clinic representing underserved members of the native community.

She is a Hazelton Fellow and is a member of both the Washington Law Review and the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association.


  • Hazelton Fellow, Seattle, WA.
  • Tribal Court Clinic Volunteer, University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • Academic Tutor, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
  • Civil Division Legal Intern, Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Tacoma, WA.
  • Victim Services Intern, Crystal Judson Justice Center, Tacoma, WA.


  • B.A. Pacific Lutheran University,  Religion, 2019.

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