Malcolm Peyton-CookSenior Counsel
Malcolm is a Counsel in the Fair Housing & Community Development Project at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. Before joining the Lawyers’ Committee, Malcolm worked as a tenants’ rights attorney at Legal Services of NYC and TakeRoot Justice both located in New York, NY. Malcolm also has prior experience in fair housing law, having previously worked at Fair Housing Justice Center in New York, NY and Baltimore Neighborhoods Inc. in Baltimore, MD. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Amherst College (2010), a law degree from Washington University School of Law (2013), and an L.L.M. from American University’s Washington College of Law (2014). Malcolm is licensed to practice law in the State of New York and the State of Maryland.
Bar Admission: Admitted in Maryland and New York only. Practice limited to matters before federal courts.