Sarah N. Léger
Tel: 415.453.9433 ext 127
Sarah’s civil litigation practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation and management-side labor and employment law, although she has experience as lead counsel in nearly all areas of civil litigation, and has tried many different types of cases to judgment.
Sarah defends employers in unlawful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation and wage and hour actions. Her litigation practice also includes representation of individuals, including in their capacities as shareholders, officers and directors, and corporations in business disputes, such as shareholder derivative actions and trade secret litigation. She also specializes in providing counseling services to her clients in the areas of employment policies and practices, employee discipline, labor relations and employee mobility. A significant portion of Sarah's practice also involves a wide array of general civil litigation matters, ranging from real property disputes to tort defense.
Sarah is a member of the Board of Directors of the Marin County Bar Association. She is a past president of the Richard M. Sangster American Inn of Court, former Vice-President and director of Legal Aid of Marin, and former Chair of the Marin County Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section. She has consistently been named as a Northern California Super Lawyer "Rising Star," which is a designation awarded to the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40 in Northern California. Before becoming an attorney, Sarah studied international business and law in Bangkok, Thailand and Barcelona, Spain. She lives in Marin with her husband and their two sons.
University of California, Hastings College of Law (J.D., 2003)
Membership Editor, Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
(B.A. Political Science, 2000)
California State Courts
US District Courts - Northern District of California
Richard M. Sangster American Inn of Court, President (2011-2012); Member, Executive Board of Directors (2006-2011)
Marin County Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section Chair (2011-2013)
Legal Aid of Marin, Board of Directors (2011-2017)
California Bar Association
Northern California Super Lawyer Rising Star (2009-2017)