Jacques has practiced for Vault 25 firms in New York since 2013 after a career in finance in California and Delaware as a trusted advisor to clients ranging from individuals to business lines, operating organizations, and endowments.
He has been certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP-US; IAPP), the Alliance of Mergers and Acquisition Advisors (CM&AA; AM&AA), and the American Bankers Association (CTFA; ABA). He is licensed to practice law in NY and previously held an insurance license in Delaware.
Jacques is passionate, lifelong advocate for the under-served and under-represented. He has served on the non-profit boards of community service organizations throughout his career on both coasts. He is currently a leader of two of New York City’s most impactful diverse professional organizations, the Council for Urban Professionals and the Metropolitan Black Bar Association Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Section.
Jacques earned his J.D. from Howard University School of Law, where he was a Thurgood Marshall Scholar, member of the Huver I. Brown Trial Advocacy Team, and CALI award recipient. He earned his B.A. from Morehouse College, cum laude. He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.