Van Ann Bui
Director, SEO Law
Van Ann Bui is the Director of the SEO Law Fellowship program with responsibility for overseeing program implementation in order to strengthen their Fellows’ preparation and success in law school, expanding law firm partner relationships, increasing contact and communications with underrepresented students interested in attending law school, and supporting their current SEO Law alumni in their academic and professional endeavors.
Van Ann is a former corporate attorney at Proskauer Rose LLP where she specialized in leveraged finance. During her time at Proskauer, she served as a Chair of the Asian Lawyers Affinity Group and a member of Proskauer’s Diverse Lawyers Network. In those capacities, she was actively involved with Proskauer’s diversity recruiting, mentoring and professional development initiatives. Van Ann also serves as the Chair of the Diversity Pipeline Initiatives committee of the New York City Bar Association.
Van Ann has a JD from Columbia Law School and a BBA from Southern Methodist University.
Program Manager, Law Department
Tiffany John-Lewis is the Program Manager of the SEO Law Program and serves under the leadership of the Director with responsibility for supporting the planning and execution of all programs. Prior to joining SEO Law, Mrs. John-Lewis was a former corporate associate at Fried, Frank, Harrison, Shriver & Jacobson LLP (her SEO firm), where she specialized in executive compensation and employee benefits. During her time at Fried Frank, she served as the Co-Chair of the Attorneys of Color Affinity Group and a member of both the Women’s and Working Parents Affinity Group. In those capacities, she was actively involved with Fried Frank’s diversity recruiting, mentoring, and professional development initiatives. Tiffany also currently serves as a mentor for Legal Outreach. Mrs. John-Lewis received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.