During law school, Ms. Suyeishi served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Christine M. Arguello of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and to the Honorable Nancy E. Rice of the Colorado Supreme Court and was a senior editor for the Denver University Law Review. Ms. Suyeishi also represented indigent clients as a student attorney with the University of Denver Law’s Civil Litigation Clinic and served as President of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. Ms. Suyeishi is a member of the Thompson G. Marsh Inn of Court, a professional association of attorneys devoted to supporting excellence, civility, professionalism, and ethics in the practice of law.
Ms. Suyeishi maintains a robust pro bono practice, including representing multiple clients in petitioning for clemency through the Clemency Project 2014, resulting in President Obama granting clemency to one client and reducing his sentence significantly. Ms. Suyeishi also volunteers with various legal nights and represents clients in asylum cases and eviction cases.