Saeed is a 1L at Harvard Law School and is a member of the Class of 2024. He formerly worked as a Client Advisor at the #1 fashion luxury house in the world, Louis Vuitton. While working at the Flagship Maison on Rodeo Drive, he was rated among the highest in the country in customer service rating, garnering the most "delighted" surveys among Client Advisors in the country for the first two quarters of 2021. At Harvard Law School, his involvements include the Harvard Association for Law and Business, the South Asian Law Students Association, the Harvard Business Law Review, and the Harvard Law Entrepreneurship Project. Saeed strives to cultivate genuine relationships with others and networking is his second nature. Ultimately, he would like to become a top CEO/entrepreneur who leverages the ideals of capitalism to promote equity and social justice. As a Pakistani-American, he's excited to unlock the full potential of the American Dream and be a proponent of diversity and inclusion.
Pre-Law Transfer Society at UCLA
Serve as President of the premier pre-law/business organization on the UCLA campus. We are dedicated to serving the needs of students intrigued by the intersection of Sports, Law, and Entertainment. In a span of 10 weeks, our organization has hosted Yale Law School, Harvard Law School, UCLA Law Fellows, JusticeCorps, WriteTrack Admissions, and top names in the fields of Sports, Law, and Entertainment.. Our events function under a mission statement centered on increasing diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. This is achieved through providing legal services to underserved communities or through the creation of pipelines and resources to assist our members achieve their dreams in the legal/business profession. We are the first student organization in UCLA History to partner up with Forbes for an event. Brought in top names from the fields of Sports, Law, and Entertainment, including Nick “Swaggy P” Young, COO of the Motion Pictures of America Christine Simmons, and Former NFL Coach/Harvard Law Grad Daron Roberts.
2020-2021 Sidley Scholar
One of a select few pre-law students in the United States selected to the 2020-2021 Sidley Scholars cohort and tasked with representing the next generation of leaders in the legal profession. Program elements will include the 2021 Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar, LSAT prep courses, and matriculation into law school in Fall 2021.
Kappa Sigma UCLA
Honored to be a part of an exclusive group of Bruins to launch the UCLA Kappa Sigma Colony. Kappa Sigma is the largest college social fraternity in the world with more than 200,000 living members, including over 20,000 undergraduates and 320 chapters and colonies located throughout the United States and Canada. Founded in 1869 at the University of Virginia, Kappa Sigma International Headquarters is based in Charlottesville, Virginia.
August 2019-September 2019
Forbes Under 30 Scholar Forbes
The Forbes Under 30 Scholars Program is primarily focused on diversity and inclusion and a distinction given to approximately 1000 college students a year. With my academic career being focused on the ideals of diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, I was honored to have been recognized for this distinction and networked with some of the brightest minds in the fields of business, law, and politics.
June 2019-August 2019
Harvard TRIALS Scholar
One of 20 Undergraduate Pre-Law students in the United States selected to the 2019 TRIALS( Training and Recruitment Initiative for Admission to Leading Law Schools) Class. TRIALS is highly regarded as one of the nations most selective full scholarship pre-law programs; it consists of a partnership between the Advantage Testing Foundation, Harvard Law School, And the New York University School of Law. TRIALS is a 5-week residential scholarship program ( June 30, 2019-August 5, 2019) that helps talented and motivated students of modest means gain admission to the nation’s top law schools. I brought a unique perspective into the TRIALS cohort at Harvard Law School as an immigrant, Pakistani-America, and community college transfer who rose through discrimination and doubters. It was amazing to think that I had gone from nearly giving up on my college dreams to attending the number 1 public university in the United States, UCLA!
March 2019-April 2019
Campus Brand Ambassador
Campus brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger at UCLA; my role encompasses promoting the brand and organizing outreach activities such as the in store shopping event at the Tommy Hilfiger store at Citadel Outlets on March 21, 2019.
Harvard Law School
- Interested in the intersection of law, business, and fashion with the overarching theme of social justice and equity.
University of California, Los Angeles
Psychology major with an emphasis on business ventures and breaking into the legal profession.
Harvard TRIALS Scholar
Training & Recruitment Initiative for Admission to Leading Law Schools(TRIALS)
One of 20 Undergraduate Pre-Law students in the United States selected to the 2019 TRIALS( Training and Recruitment Initiative for Admission to Leading Law Schools) Class, a program with an acceptance rate of 1%.
Norco Community College
Honored as one of Norco College´s top students and carried the banner to lead the Class of 2018 to graduation.
Held leadership positions and was involved with the Pre-Law Society, Honors Program, and the Student Ambassadors Program.
Diversity & Inclusion