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Political Compliance Assistant

T: 213.452.6543
E: mvanpeebles@kaufmanlegalgroup.com

Maya Van Peebles joined Kaufman Legal Group as a Political Accounts Assistant in 2018. In that role, Maya assists with the preparation of campaign finance reports and processes campaign contributions and expenditures for candidates, officeholders and PACs.

Prior to joining Kaufman Legal Group, Maya was a Cal State Sacramento Senate Fellow, where she worked for the Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee as a committee consultant. Maya also served as a field representative for Senator Steven Bradford in his Inglewood district office. Maya also previously worked with the former President of Malawi, Joyce Banda, on her foundation fundraising efforts.

Maya is a graduate of Fordham University at Lincoln Center with a Bachelor of Political Science and a minor in African and African American Studies. She also attended Howard University in Washington, DC for two years prior to transferring to Fordham. During her time at Fordham, Maya became a member of Pi Sigma Alpha (national political science honors society), was a Resident Advisor, and served as treasurer of the Deaf Education American Sign Language Club.

Maya is fluent in French after spending two years at boarding school in Paris and graduating from Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles in Culver City. Maya is also a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Maya has one lovely rescue Schnoodle (Schnauzer & Poodle mix) named Montell Jordan after the singer, as her favorite song is “This Is How We Do It”.