Anthony Abdelahad, Esq., Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Anthony Abdelahad joined the Ventry team in March of 2006. Mr. Abdelahad directs Ventry’s legislative outreach efforts and acts as in-house legal counsel, advising our clients on compliance with state and local regulations.

Prior to joining Ventry, Mr. Abdelahad worked in the Suffolk County court system and clerked at the Law Offices of Kelly & Watson, Hadlock Law Offices, and for the Hon. Edward C. Clifton of the Providence Superior Court. Mr. Abdelahad has also worked on many local, statewide, and national political campaigns, including work for Congressman Michael Capuano and the Campaign for Change’s presidential election voter protection legal team in New Hampshire.

Mr. Abdelahad graduated cum laude and with distinction in the International Law Concentration from Suffolk University Law School and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar. He graduated magna cum laude from Providence College with a BA in Political Science.

Mr. Abdelahad lives in South Boston. He served as an appointed member of the Boston Planning and Development Agency’s South Boston Dorchester Avenue Planning Initiative Advisory Group. He is a founding member of the Crayons to Cradles Emerging Leaders Council and serves on the Friends Council of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston.