Jeannette Nyakweba

Attorney

nyakwebaj@ballardspahr.com
Tel 202.661.7618
Fax 202.661.2299
Washington, DC

Jeannette Nyakweba practices political and election law with a focus on lobbying, public policy, and campaign finance. She prepares federal lobby disclosures, tracks changes to state gift rules, pay-to-play and lobby registration, and reporting requirements. In addition, she analyzes policy issues and develops solutions.

Earlier in her legal career, she served as a staff attorney with an Ohio-based manufacturing company where she drafted legal arguments and reports for various complex matters, including consumer safety, product liability, and marketing/advertising litigation.

Judicial Internship

Hon. William Webb, Federal District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, Summer 2007

Community Activities

Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, volunteer

Durham Mediation Center, volunteer

Homeless Persons Representation Project, volunteer

North Carolina Central University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2009)
Member, North Carolina Central Law Review

Franklin University (B.S., cum laude, 2005)

Not admitted to practice in the District of Columbia

Maryland