Salam is a proud double Wolverine. She received her B.A. from U-M’s Ford School of Public Policy, concentrating in U.S. foreign policy. As an undergraduate, she interned at an international women’s NGO in Washington, D.C. She has also since interned in the legal departments of two multinational companies. Salam spent her 2L summer at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York.