Akeel P. St. Jean is a native Virgin Islander and partner at McChain Hamm & St. Jean, LLP, where he primarily counsels clients in the fields of corporate law, commercial transactions, and commercial litigation. Akeel also serves as outside general counsel to dozens of businesses, including Fortune 500 corporations doing business in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Akeel previously served as Assistant Attorney General of the U.S. Virgin Islands. Akeel received his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law, where he was a finalist in the annual Morris B. Myerowitz Moot Court Competition, a member of the Appellate Litigation Clinic (briefed and argued two landmark appeals), and was inducted into the Order of Barristers. After law school, he clerked for a judge on the Maryland Court of Appeals (Maryland’s highest court) and returned to the U.S. Virgin Islands to clerk for the Honorable Robert A. Molloy. Akeel currently serves on the Board of Governors of the Virgin Islands Bar Association and on the Board of Directors of the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce. Akeel helps his clients navigate the complexities of corporate and business law. He represents dozens of clients in the energy, construction, healthcare industries, including public utilities, engineering firms, refinery contractors, and medical centers.
Over 75 Years Of Combined Law Experience