Meet our 2021 Summer Law Students

Summer students at Harrison Pensa meet directly with clients, attend courtroom proceedings, and handle Small Claims Court files and judgment debtor examinations. They participate in real estate closings, assist with client interviews, and help conduct examinations for discovery and mediations.

We wish our 2021 Summer Students every success as they complete their final year of law school.


Rachel Knetsch 2021 summer student at Harrison Pensa

Rachel Knetsch

Rachel Knetsch is attending Western Law and spent last summer working for the Crown Attorney’s Office in London. Rachel has an undergraduate degree in interdisciplinary medical science and physiology as well as a Master’s Degree in Kinesiology from Western University. She also has experience working as a withdrawal management counsellor, and is a fitness instructor and CrossFit coach.


Hamad Siddiqui 2021 summer student at Harrison Pensa

Hamad Siddiqui

Hamad Siddiqui was raised both in London and in the UAE. He is currently completing the BE Sc-JD dual program at Western University, and has experience working as a software developer for IBM, and as customer service representative at TD Bank. He also has a keen interest in technology and economics.


Jacob Williams 2021 summer student at Harrison Pensa

Jacob Williams

Jacob Williams is a Londoner with an undergraduate degree in history and a master’s degrees in history and sport leadership from Western. Jake is currently completing his law degree at Western Law. For years, he was a security guard at Joe Kool’s and enjoys coaching football, including as an assistant coach on the Western Mustangs football team that won a national championship in 2017. Additionally, he has a keen interest in politics.


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Harrison Pensa Summer Student Program
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