University of California at Los Angeles UCLA School of Law, J.D., Business Law Concentration, May
Symposium Editor, Nanotech Regulatory Policy Conference, Journal of Environmental
Law and Policy, ; UCLA Teaching Assistant, ; Member, Business Law
Association, ; Member, South Asian Law Students Association,
Investment Finance, Financial Analysis, Corporations, Contracts, and Problem Solving
University of Maryland, College Park, Robert H. Smith School of Business, B.S., Marketing, May
Dean’s List Award, , and ; Recipient, Academic Excellence for Multi
Ethnic Students Award,
Cofounder, American South Asian Television Program, Awaz TV; Member, Advertising
and Marketing Business Association, ; Member, South Asian Students
Association, ; Member, Phi Alpha Delta PreLaw Society,
Congresswoman Linda Sanchez, Washington, DC
UCLA Law Grant Recipient
March – Present
Write memoranda on key legislative issues on housing finance and deepwater oil drilling such as analyzing federal
plans to restructure Freddie Mac and British Petroleum’s liability due to the Gulf Oil Spill.
Public Counsel, Los Angeles, CA
UCLA Law Clinical Program
January – May
Drafted Memoranda of Understanding and Legal Notices on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s
and Section housing programs. Drafted memoranda advancing novel eminent domain strategy involving the
taking of a private apartment complex by the City of Los Angeles in order to preserve longterm affordability for
Office of the President of the United States, Washington, DC
Office of Management and Budget Summer Associate
May – August
Analyzed appropriations passage rates over the last years for inclusion in July Presidential speech to
Congress. Examined budget cuts to various federal programs to increase national budget by $ million.
United Nations Association UNA, Pasadena/Foothills Chapter, Pasadena, CA
Business and Legal Intern
May – August
Obtained copyright authorization to use United Nations icons on souvenirs at organization events. Edited sponsor
agreement contracts with UNA. Collaborated with team to build an online store to generate ecommerce revenues.
Professor Kevin Roy, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Research Assistant, Family Studies Department
January – July
Examined patterns of parental involvement of lowincome minority fathers after release from prison. Research data
was published in Roy, K., and Lucas, K., Generativity as Second Chance: Lowincome Fathers and Transformation
of the Difficult Past, Research on Human Development, .
Monument Title Law Firm, Bethesda, MD
Real Estate Assistant
January – January
Released liens, easements, and covenants on client properties. Performed foreclosure searches and short sales.
Lord Nazir Ahmed, House of Lords, British Parliament, London, England
International Legal Advisor
Authored five speeches presented by Lord Nazir Ahmed on national security and international trade issues.
English Native, Urdu Fluent, and Hindi Conversational.
BAR ADMISSION and MEMBERSHIPS
Admission, Maryland State Bar, ; Member, Maryland State Bar Association MSBA; Member, MSBA
Litigation, Business Law, and Young Lawyers Sections.