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

Sonia Patel
Hometown:Virginia Beach, VA
Occupation:Law Student

Sonia is originally from Virginia Beach, Virginia. She was a member of the program from 2004 until 2006, including the year in which the program won its first of two consecutive national championships. Sonia currently is attending law school at William & Mary.