Phi Alpha Delta Mentschikoff Chapter


About Phi Alpha Delta

MISSION: Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International is a professional law fraternity advancing integrity, compassion and courage through service to the student, the school, the profession and the community.

VISION: We are the preeminent law fraternity promoting the bonds of fraternalism, and we are the leader in the development and advancement of professional ideals.

PURPOSE: The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.

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Mentschikoff Chapter Executive Board

Casey Amaya, Justice
Angelica Knight, Vice Justice I
Joseph Valme, Vice Justice II
Rachelle Aridi, Treasurer
Jessica Grobman-Morales, Marshal
Emelin Ortiz, Clerk

Contact Mentshikoff Chapter


Follow Us on Social Media

Instagram: @phialphadeltastu

Faculty/Staff Advisor

Assistant Dean Jessica Fonseca-Nader

Registration and Fees

New Members

Step 1: Register and Pay the National Fee ($90 for New Member / $70 for Transfer).

Step 2: Pay Local Chapter Dues – $30 for All Students.

  • Click here to pay the STU Phi Alpha Delta Mentchikoff Chapter Local fee of $30
  • Fill out the form, and in the box that reads “What is the payment for”, choose “other” at the bottom of the drop list
  • A new box will appear that reads “Please Describe”, please put “PAD Local Dues”

Step 3: Send Receipt of Local Chapter Dues to

Step 4: Send a receipt to join to

Step 5: RSVP for Initiation as soon as our Justice sends the invitation email.

Step 6: Attend an Initiation Ceremony; contact the Justice if unable.

Pre-Law Grads Interested in Joining Phi Alpha Delta in Law School

Step 1: Click here to pay the Transition Fee.

Step 2: Follow Steps 2-6 in the New Members Section (above).