Suchi received her J.D. from Columbia Law School and an M.P.A. from the School of International and Public Affairs. Following graduation, she served as a law clerk to Magistrate Judge James C. Francis, IV, of the Southern District of New York. While at Columbia, Suchi participated in the Challenges to Mass Incarceration Clinic, the Battered Immigrant Women’s Project, and the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project. She interned with the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Immigrant Justice Project, the Legal Aid Society’s Immigration Law Unit, and UNHCR. Prior to graduate school, Suchi worked for a public health organization in Honduras and for an environmental think tank in Washington, D.C. She holds a B.A. in International Development from Brown University and speaks Spanish and basic Hindi.