A native of Syracuse, Zachariah attended law school in Kansas at Washburn University School of Law, graduating in 2017 with Dean’s Honors. Zachariah was also the Vice President of Washburn Law’s Moot Court Council, where he received the Lester M. Goodell Award for the best legal brief, recognizing distinction in legal writing and analysis. Zachariah also assisted professors in conducting legal research and in teaching first-year law students while also working in traffic and misdemeanor court for the city of Topeka’s prosecuting division.
Before returning to New York, Zachariah was employed at the Social Security Administration, where he worked closely with the Administrative Law Judges in preparing and drafting legally proficient memorandums in support of their decisions. Zachariah worked not only with Administrative Law Judges in Kansas but also throughout other offices in the country. Again, he received recognition and praise for the quality of his legal analysis from both quality management and other Administrative Law Judges.
No matter the task, Zachariah focuses on bringing the highest quality of legal analysis and preparation in his legal work. Notably, he prides himself on being willing to go the extra mile to represent his client’s interests best. In his free time, Zachariah is a serious classical pianist and also hikes and plays in soccer leagues. He is admitted to practice in the states of New York and Kansas.
Washburn University (Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude)