• College of William & Mary, J.D.
  • Syracuse University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia

Mahlet H. Makonnen


Professional Background

Prior to joining Williams & Jensen, Ms. Makonnen worked as Regulatory Affairs Counsel for the National Association of Federally Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU) where she advised financial institutions on a variety of regulatory and compliance issues and drafted data privacy principles for federal legislation on behalf of credit unions. In the public sector, Ms. Makonnen served as an Attorney Advisor with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Ms. Makonnen is a graduate of Syracuse University and holds a J.D. from the College of William & Mary.