District of Columbia
Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, NC – J.D.
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA – B.A.
Abdellah Benadada is a recent graduate of Wake Forest University School of Law. During law school, Abdellah participated in Wake Forest’s Pro Bono Project and was inducted into Wake Forest’s Pro Bono Honor Society upon graduating with more than 300 pro bono hours. Additionally, Abdellah was elected to leadership positions for Wake Forest’s Student Bar Association and the Timberlake Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta.
Prior to joining us, Abdellah served as a legal intern in the Office of Commissioner Charlotte Burrows at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and worked as a law clerk for a law firm in Washington, D.C., where he assisted in the litigation of a variety of commercial and employment issues. Throughout law school, Abdellah developed skills relevant to serving as an employment law litigator through externship and internship experiences.
Abdellah is originally from Casablanca, Morocco, but has spent the majority of his life in the Washington, D.C. Metro Area. He received his Bachelor of Arts in political science from Virginia Tech, where he also minored in Arabic and Middle East studies.