Dr Jef McAllister, Partner
Dr Jef McAllister is a U.S. attorney and Registered Foreign Lawyer working for AO Advocates in London. An honours graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School, he also obtained a Ph.D. in Modern History at Oxford as a Marshall Scholar. He clerked for Robert F. Peckham, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court in San Francisco and worked as an associate at the law firm of Sidley Austin in New York. From 1989 to 2006 he worked for TIME Magazine, as Diplomatic Correspondent, White House Correspondent and London Bureau Chief, and appeared regularly on CNN, the BBC and other international news outlets. Since 2007 he has been Managing Partner of McAllister Olivarius in London, working on a variety of significant civil rights cases, business transactions and litigation. He has been deeply involved in the establishment, growth and litigation strategy of AO Advocates.