Jamielah Yancey is an associate in the Litigation Department in Washington, D.C. Her practice focuses on government investigations, complex commercial litigation, and representation of financial institutions in complex commercial litigation and enforcement actions, including government investigations under the federal securities laws, and class action litigation. Jamielah has represented a variety of clients, including Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit organizations, and individuals. She also maintains an active pro bono practice in matters ranging from criminal justice and voting rights to immigration matters. In 2023, Jamielah was recognized as a rising star in her field and named to the “Top 40 Under 40” in Washington, D.C., by The National Black Lawyers.  


Co-chair, Willkie's Black Affinity Group



Howard University School of Law, J.D., 2018 Southern Illinois University Carbondale, B.S., 2014

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia, 2019 Texas, 2022