Akilah Rawlins-Jones, Esq., joined the firm of Becker & Becker Attorneys at Law in 2011. Attorney Rawlins-Jones obtained her bachelor's degree in 2007 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and her Juris Doctor degree (cum laude) from Albany Law School in 2009. While applying to college, she was accepted into Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's accelerated joint degree program, in which she completed her undergraduate degree and Juris Doctor degree in 6 years.
Attorney Rawlins-Jones is admitted to practice in NY State Courts and the U.S. District Court for the northern District of New York and she practices primarily in the areas of matrimonial and family law. Attorney Rawlins-Jones has appeared in actions in family and supreme courts in Rensselaer, Albany, Saratoga, Fulton, and Schenectady counties.
New York, 2010
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2012
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2007
S Management Law
Albany Law School of Union University, 2009
J.D. (Cum Laude)
New York State Bar Association, Member
Albany County Bar Association Member
Capital District Black & Hispanic Bar Association, Member
Boies, Schiller, & Flexner LLP, Staff Attorney, 2010 - 2011
NYS Office of General Service, Legal Intern, 2008
O’Connor, O’Connor, Bresee & First P.C., Intern, 2008
Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office, Intern, 2007