Mahek Ahmad is a legal assistant and office manager at the firm. Before joining Gupta Wessler, Mahek graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Georgetown University, with degrees in Government, Arabic, and Women & Gender Studies, and received the International Relations Award for most outstanding student in the Department of Government’s international relations program. For her undergraduate senior thesis, Mahek wrote about a Title VII case pending before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit en banc, Chambers v. District of Columbia, and participated in a seminar on Supreme Court litigation with Lisa Blatt and Paul Clement. Among other things, Mahek has served as the Executive Director for the National Collegiate Security Conference and as the Head of Delegates for Georgetown’s Model UN. She has assisted with antitrust technology litigation as an intern at Freedman Consulting and interned in the Office of Global Womens’ Issues at the U.S. Department of State.