Mr. McDonald, while born in Nevada, spent most of his childhood in Southern California. In 2012, he earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles before moving to New York to attend Columbia University for law school. While at Columbia, he served as an Articles Editor for the Columbia Business Law Review and (perhaps more importantly) as president of the Craft Beer Club. After earning his J.D. in 2016, Mr. McDonald spent a year with the Cato Institute as a legal associate in their Center for Constitutional Studies and joined MSLF in November 2017. He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York.