Mansoor Alkadi is a 2022 graduate of the LLM in American Law with a concentration in International Business Practice and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2021. Originally from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Mansoor selected Boston University because of the strong reputation of its graduates in the legal market, and the diversity of its students from different experiences and global regions. Mansoor also values the relationships he has developed as a student at BU Law. Currently, he is general legal counsel at AlKadi Holding Company in Saudi Arabia.

Sara Alrehaili

Sara Alrehaili is a 2021 graduate of the LLM in American Law with a concentration in IP and a graduate of the Legal English Certificate Program, Class of 2020. Originally from Saudi Arabia, Sara selected Boston University because of its diverse faculty and student body, in addition to the wide selection of courses that BU Law offers. After graduation, Sara passed the New York Bar and is currently admitted to practice in the state of New York. She also gained experience in the US by working as a legal intern at the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston. Recently, she joined STAT Law Firm, a prominent Saudi law firm located in Riyadh, where she is working as an associate, growing with and contributing to the firm’s team of legal professionals. 

Hamoud Saleh Albarakah is a 2022 graduate of the LLM in American Law with a concentration in International Business Practice and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2021. Originally from Qassim, Saudi Arabia, Hamoud has recently accepted an Associate position at Ibrahim Alhaider Law Firm. 

Chaoyi (Sarah) Hou is a 2022 graduate of the LLM in American Law program with a concentration in Intellectual Property and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2021. Originally from Dalian, China, Chaoyi selected Boston University because of its exceptional faculty and its vast alumni network. Chaoyi has recently accepted a position at the Law Offices of Patrick Archer PLLC as a law clerk.

Safana Al Jasim is a 2022 graduate of the LLM in American Law with a concentration in International Business Practice and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2021. Originally from Al-Ahsa’a, Saudi Arabia, Safana selected Boston University because of its well-known, and helpful faculty and staff. Safana has recently accepted a position at Alasala University as a Lecturer, and a position at the Middle East Company as a part time Legal Advisor.

maxence bringuier

Maxence Bringuier is a 2021 graduate of the LLM in Maxence Bringuier is a 2021 graduate of the LLM in Taxation and a graduate of the Legal English Certificate Program, Class of 2020. Originally from Paris, France, Maxence selected Boston University because of its highly ranked Tax LLM and the added opportunity to study Legal English for a year before starting his masters. After his LLM, he passed the New York bar exam in 2021 and currently works at Deloitte Société d’avocats in Paris as an international tax lawyer.  He is also involved in volunteer missions in the United States as a member of the board of the Dauphine Foundation USA and plans to pursue opportunities in business law in the US.

yulia belyakova

Yulia Belyakova is a 2021 graduate of the LLM in American Law and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2020. Originally from Moscow, Russia, Yulia selected Boston University because of its highly ranked LLM programs. Yulia sat for the NY Bar in 2022 and is working in a private law firm as a legal assistant in New York, as she awaits her bar passage results. Yulia’s main legal focus is business and corporate law. 

Benjamin Salinas

Benjamin Salinas is a 2021 graduate of the LLM in American Law and a graduate of the LECP Class of 2020. Originally from Oaxaca, Mexico, which he describes as the most beautiful place in all of Mexico, Benjamin selected Boston University because he was interested in IP Law and former colleagues and employers advised him to choose BU for such a field. This summer he sat for the New York Bar and plans to do one year of Optional Practical Training (OPT) in the United States.