Samiksha Manjani joined Feldman Jackson in 2022. Samiksha is dedicated to public service and has spent much of her law school career serving marginalized survivors of domestic violence in the DMV area. She strives to provide compassionate, holistic, trauma-informed, and culturally humble support to clients. She believes in working collaboratively with clients to develop solutions that address their specific needs.
Samiksha has previously interned at The Safe Sisters Circle, Domestic Violence Legal Empowerment and Appeals Project (DV LEAP), and the Asian/Pacific Islander Domestic Violence Resource Project. During her 1L year, she co-founded American University’s The Women of Color Coalition, an organization that provides support, networking, and skill-building opportunities for women and nonbinary people of color in the legal profession. She also serves as a staff writer for American University’s Journal of Gender, Social Policy, and the Law. During her 3L year, Samiksha will work as a student attorney in American University’s Gender Justice Clinic, which was ranked #2 by U.S. News and World Report.
- American University Washington College of Law, J.D. Candidate
- University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), B.A., | Valedictorian; summa cum laude