Research Associates

Shiva Bhargava

Shiva Bhargava is currently a second-year JD candidate at Harvard Law School. He has worked in health policy at the American Enterprise Institute and the Heritage Foundation, and he spent his 1L summer at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. He graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Biological Sciences from Cornell University. Shiva also received a MS in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins and a MSc in International Health Policy/Health Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Harrison Fregeau

Harrison is a full-time Research Associate at the Committee. Prior to joining the Committee, he studied at the University of Connecticut, graduating magna cum laude from the Honors College with a BA in History, and a Master’s in Public Administration. Harrison is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa.

David Friedman

David Friedman is a first-year J.D. candidate at Harvard Law School. He graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in History from Northwestern University in 2016. He also completed a Master’s degree in Modern British and European History at Oxford University in 2017. At Harvard Law School, he is a member of the Harvard Business Law Review and the Federalist Society.

Liana Harutian

Liana is a second-year student at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Prior to starting law school, she was an analyst, and later an associate, in the Equity-Linked Capital Markets Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. She received her B.S. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University in 2013.

Daniel Johnson

Daniel is a first-year student at Harvard Law School. He previously worked as an Investment Associate at Bridgewater. In 2015, Daniel graduated with honors in Public and International Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University. He is a member of the Vis Moot Court team and a 1L editor of the Journal of Law and Public Policy.

Zachary Lenox

Zack is a second-year student at Harvard Law School. Prior to law school he worked in Sales and Marketing with Ford Motor Company. After his first year of law school, he worked in Legal and Compliance at Blackstone’s GSO Capital. This summer Zack is joining Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, CA. Zack received his B.S. magna cum laude from The Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University.

Jiayi Lin

Jiayi Lin is a first-year J.D. candidate at Harvard Law School. She received her B.A. with highest distinction in Economics and Political Science from University of California, Berkeley. Jiayi is also an editor at Harvard International Law Journal and a member of China Law Association.

Bobby Lindsey

Bobby Lindsey is a second-year student at Harvard Law School, where is a Senior Editor for the Harvard Negotiation Law Review, and also serves on the Harvard Business Law Review. Prior to law school, he was a Mergers and Acquisitions Project Assistant at Sidley Austin LLP in Washington, DC, and an Asset Management Intern with UBS Financial Services. He received a BA in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, at College Park in 2016.

Pratik Mehta

Pratik is a first-year student in the JD/MBA program at Harvard University. Prior to graduate school, Pratik worked for four years as a private equity associate at JLL Partners and an investment banking analyst at Evercore. Pratik received his B.S. summa cum laude from the NYU Stern School of Business.

Andrew Palmer

Drew is a first-year student at Harvard Law School. Previously, he was a research associate at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, where he worked with the economists in the Macroeconomics & Monetary Policy group. Drew graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Statistics and a B.A. in Economics from Loyola University Chicago in 2014.

Caroline Shinkle

Caroline, a first-year student at Harvard Law School, graduated from MIT in 2015 with a B.S. in Economics and minors in Finance and French and was honored with MIT’s Future Global Leader Award. She studied at Sciences Po in Paris and has completed internships in the United States Senate, at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, the Bank of Israel in Jerusalem, and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C.  Prior to beginning her studies at HLS, Caroline spent two years as a Research Assistant in the Division of Supervision & Regulation in the Stress Testing Section at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C.

Peter Zhu

Peter is a first-year J.D. candidate at Harvard Law School. Before, he was a commodities trader and investment analyst at a hedge fund in Washington, D.C. He graduated magna cum laude from Duke University with a background in biomedical engineering and math.