Drake is originally from Overland Park, Kansas. He attended The George Washington University where he earned two Bachelors of Arts degrees: first in Political Science with a Minor in Journalism and Mass Communication and second in International Affairs with a Concentration in Security Policy. Prior to law school, he worked as a paralegal at a small plaintiffs’ firm in Olathe, Kansas. During his 1L summer, Drake was selected to intern for the Honorable Timothy McCarthy of the 10th Judicial District Court of Kansas through the Kansas Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section. Drake is currently an Oralist for the Notre Dame Moot Court Board’s Jessup Team, a 2L Representative for the American Constitution Society, and a participant in Notre Dame’s London Law Program. In his free time, Drake enjoys fencing, watching horror movies, and exploring the United Kingdom.