Jamal is a third-year law student attending the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law. He has accepted a full-time role with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton, & Garrison (NYC) in the 2022 corporate associate class. Jamal plans to begin his career working in M&A, Capital Markets, and Private Financing; while serving the community assisting small businesses to gain economic empowerment on a pro bono basis.
At the Law School, Jamal serves as the UDC Student Bar Association President, Managing Editor of the UDC Law Review, and Law Student Division Chair of the Washington Bar Association. Also, Jamal has completed fellowships promoting community advocacy through the LexisNexis African Ancestry Network and Rule of Law Foundation and the Hennessy Fellows Program by Thurgood Marshall College Fund.
Prior to law school, Jamal worked in management consulting. He delivered value by performing financial analysis, project management, change management, and technical implementation of financial systems. Additionally, Jamal worked a brief period in investment management, where he earned a FINRA Series 7 license.
Jamal is a proud graduate of Hampton University School of Business, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 2015 and a Master of Business Administration in 2016.