Jessica Van Meir

Legal Analyst

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Phone (UK): +44 (0)1628 567 560

Jessica grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and joined McAllister Olivarius as a Legal Analyst in 2019. She graduated summa cum laude from Duke University in 2017 with a Bachelor’s in Public Policy, where she earned the award for Best Honors Thesis in Public Policy for her research on sex work in Argentina and Ecuador. She went on to continue this research as a Gates Cambridge Scholar, earning an MPhil in Development Studies from Cambridge in 2018.

While at Duke, Jessica co-founded a student organization to combat sexual assault and served on the university’s Sexual Misconduct Task Force. Some of her other most memorable experiences include advocating for transgender rights in Ecuador and supporting access to menstrual hygiene products for women and girls in Kenya. Outside of work, Jessica loves dancing, Latin music, traveling, and politics.