Jamal's Profile

Jamal is a Corporate Partner and a member of Maynard Cooper's Private Equity and Venture Capital, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Emerging Companies practice groups.

Jamal’s practice includes a focus on both domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, private equity investment funds, joint ventures, equity and debt financings, and other corporate law matters. He also represents investment banking clients in financial advisory work as well as early, mid-, and late-stage private companies in the capacity of outside general counsel concerning matters of corporate governance, securities compliance, intellectual property, and executive compensation.

Jamal has acted as a trusted advisor to premier clients with a global presence, including serving as counsel on over $50 billion in M&A-related transactions in the telecommunications and pharmaceutical industries. He is a frequent speaker at symposiums on legal matters pertaining to members of the startup community. In addition, he is fluent in Dutch.

Jamal's Accolades

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Venture Capital Law (2021-present)


State Bar: California, New York

  • The George Washington University Law School
    • (2012, J.D., cum laude)

  • George Mason University
    • (2008, B.A., cum laude)

Thursday, August 19, 2021

179 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 179 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, including 17 who are distinguished as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of expertise and 48 of the Firm’s younger attorneys...

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

168 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers© in America 2021

Birmingham, AL. (August 20, 2020) Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 168 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a peer-review guide highlighting attorneys with significant achievements in their areas of practice. With 76 practice areas listed...

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Thursday, October 18, 2018


Birmingham, AL. Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that five experienced attorneys have joined the Firm - Jamal Al-Haj, Robert ‘Bob” Blackburn, Nathaniel “Nate” Cartmell, and Stephanie Gossett in Maynard Cooper’s Corporate practice, and Bradley “Brad” Siegal in its Real Estate practice. “Given the Firm’s national scope and...

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