Makalia A. Griffith

Griffith Makalia

Makalia Griffith focuses her practice on financial services regulatory and transactional matters, including state licensing, developing compliance programs, and advising clients during acquisition and counterparty due diligence. Prior to joining Venable, Makalia worked in the financial services industry, specifically capital markets compliance, anti-money laundering, and regulatory affairs.




  • J.D. George Washington University Law School 2019
    • Member, Public Contract Law Journal
  • M.A. Political Science Villanova University 2011
  • B.A. Political Science and Geography Villanova University 2010

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Member, American Bar Association