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Bruce Jackson

Bruce Jackson

Bruce Jackson is an associate general counsel at Microsoft and managing director for strategic partnerships out of the office of the president at Microsoft. Born in Brooklyn, New York City, he studied law at the Georgetown University Law Center and spent a decade working in entertainment law with some of the top music talent in the country. Since then, he has received Microsoft’s diversity award, participated in Microsoft’s law and corporate affairs’ diversity efforts, helped launch Microsoft’s Elevate American Veterans Initiative, and worked to develop its diverse recruitment pipeline. Never Far From Home: My Journey From Brooklyn to Hip Hop, Microsoft, and the Law is his first book.

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April 5, 2023

‘Never Far from Home’ brings readers from NYC projects to 90s hip-hop scene to Microsoft offices

Bruce Jackson grew up shuttling between Brooklyn and Manhattan public housing projects. His journey led him to Hofstra University, then Georgetown Law. He ditched a white-shoe firm job to launch a career...