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

Ryan Leonard
Hometown:Dover, DE
Occupation:Law Student

Ryan came to UVA by way of Delaware, home of Joe Biden and tax-free shopping. He competed for the University of Delaware Blue Hens from 2010-2014, serving as president and a regional tournament director. Before law school, he spent a year coaching his alma mater to a top-ten finish at nationals.