Committee Member

Tejal Patel

Hi, my name is Tejal Patel and I am a member of the Judicial committee in SGB. I am from Jamison, Pennsylvania (otherwise known as “outside of Philly”) and have one brother who is about to be a middle schooler! This past summer, I participated in a Pitt Maymester program in Prague and Krakow and interned for the Attorney General’s office in Philadelphia. At Pitt, I am also a member of the Phi Alpha Delta pre-law fraternity and the Blue and Gold Society. If you want to know more about judicial committee, I can be contacted at!


Year: Junior


School: Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences

Major: Political Science and History

Fun Fact: My birthday is on the first day of classes this year!

On Campus I can be found: In Alumni Hall

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Law and Politics with Professor Nelson

Favorite TV show(s): The West Wing, Friends, The Blacklist

Favorite Movie(s): 27 Dresses, any Bollywood movie

Favorite Book(s): How To Be a Bawse by Lilly Singh

Favorite Quote:

I’m so sick of Congress I could vomit.
                                     -Aaron Sorkin/Bradley Whitford (as Josh Lyman)