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 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. Sarah also specializes in providing counseling services to her clients in the area of employment policies and practices, employee discipline, labor relations and employee mobility.
Sarah is the Chair of the Marin County Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section and is a member of the Board of Directors of Legal Aid of Marin. She is a past president of the Richard M. Sangster American Inn of Court (2011-2012). In each year from 2009 through 2013, Sarah was 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 son.
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)
Legal Aid of Marin, Board of Directors
Marin County Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section Chair
California Bar Association