Jay Sekulow is an American attorney. He is also the Chief Counsel at the American Centre for Law and Justice (ACLJ). Sekulow was born in 1956 in Brooklyn, New York and he completed his formal education from Mercer University. However, he got his PhD done much later in 2005 from Regent University with a dissertation written on religious influence on Supreme Court Justices and their opinions. He got into the lime light when he was chosen to be Donald Trump’s top lawyer on the Mueller investigation. He was appointed to be the face of Trump’s legal team after the resignation of John Dowd. Sekulow has all eyes the on him because now, he is the key player in one of the most high-stake investigations in the world.
Here are some of the facts about Sekulow that you need to know if you want to keep up with what’s going on around you:
Sekulow is the Chief Counsel of the American Centre for Law and Justice which is one of the most prestigious law firms in America.ACLJ was founded by CBN founder Pat Robertson to protect constitutional and religious rights of the citizen of America. Sekulow has won many lawsuits in the Supreme Court of the United States and has always been at his best when it came to the protection of constitutional rights of his clients.
Sekulow hosts television and radio programs along with his legal career. His call-in radio program named “Jay Sekulow Live!” is aired on the national radio channel in which he interacts with the callers as with as the guest speakers. He also hosts “ACLJ This week”, which is a weekly television program by ACLJ. ACLJ This Week is aired on many networks nationwide. Sekulow uses his media presence to gather signatures from the public in order to give them a voice in the fights he leads against political and religious issues. He makes sure that people understand the importance of the subjects that he tries to put in front of them and encourages them to take an action or join hands to help in the movements that he organizes to support various social causes.
From Intimidation to Victory is the first of the nine publications of Sekulow. The latest of his books is Why Israel Matters: A Biblical, Historical, and Legal Case for the Jewish Homeland which was published on 6 February 2018.
Sekulow is the frontman of a band that specialized in some original content as well as some music covers. The band includes John Schlitt, Lead singer of the Christian rock band Petra, and John Elefante, former lead singer of Kansas.