Welcome to the Members Section

Here you'll find information about the people who make up Virginia Mock Trial, including current competitors, coaches and advisors, and program alumni. Tryouts are held at the beginning of the school year each fall. If you're interested in becoming a member of our program, please visit the Join page.

Executive Board


Liam Fineman

Executive Vice-President

Deniz Tunceli

Vice-President of Administration

Raahema Durrani


Dan Peale

Tournament Director

Sabrina Grandhi

Darby Hobbs
Hometown:Saint Louis

Darby is originally from St. Louis, Missouri. She was a member of the program from 2015 until 2017, including the year the program won its third national championship. As a competitor, Darby competed in the national final round and received three individual awards, including two All-American Witness awards. Following graduation, Darby worked as a legal assistant in Washington, DC.

View Darby's career individual awards by clicking here.