Ms Sarah Gibbs Leivick > Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
1633 BROADWAY
NEW YORK, NY 10019
United States
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Work Department

Partner

Position

Antitrust Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Securities Litigation

Career

Sarah Gibbs Leivick’s practice focuses on antitrust, securities, and complex civil litigation.  She has extensive experience prosecuting the claims of large public companies in multi-district litigations and before international arbitration tribunals, and has represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of actions in federal and state courts.

Sarah has been named one of the Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers in the U.S. for antitrust litigation by Lawdragon.  She has been recognized as a Rising Star in Super Lawyers in the areas of Business Litigation, Securities Litigation, and Antitrust Litigation.  Sarah has also been recognized on Benchmark Litigation’s “40 & Under Hot List.”

Sarah coordinates the firm’s mentoring program, in partnership with the Justice Resource Center, with the Law Institute at John Dewey High School in Brooklyn, New York.  This program provides students with resources to encourage academic achievement, and exposes them to job options in the legal field.

Sarah is a member of the firm’s Women’s Initiatives Committee and Pro Bono Committee.

Memberships

New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Education

Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., cum laude, 2006); Boston University (M.A., 2003); Boston University (B.A., summa cum laude with distinction, Phi Beta Kappa, 2003)