Yuncong (Giselle) Lai


Giselle Lai counsels clients on matters related to corporate law. Giselle brings a variety of government legal experience to her practice, gained through internships with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and the D.C. Department of Health’s Office of General Counsel.

Giselle graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center, where she served as the executive senior editor for the Georgetown Journal of International Law. Prior to attending law school, she earned an M.S. in public health from Johns Hopkins University.




  • J.D. cum laude Georgetown University Law Center 2021
    • Executive senior editor, Georgetown Journal of International Law
    • Legal and policy intern, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
    • Judicial extern, the Honorable Timothy J. Kelly, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 2019
    • Legal intern, Office of General Counsel, D.C. Department of Health, 2019
    • Summer associate, Venable LLP, 2020
  • M.S. Public Health Johns Hopkins University 2017
  • B.A. History and Public Health Studies Johns Hopkins University 2016

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland


  • Mandarin