Sara N. Sanchez

Sara N. Sanchez


Sara Sanchez joins the firm with over 17 years of experience in the areas of civil litigation and criminal defense.  Her practice has focused primarily on the areas of employment, health care fraud, general commercial litigation, and white-collar criminal defense.  Sara graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard Law School in 2001 and received her undergraduate degree from Brown University in 1995.  Before entering private practice, Sara served as a public defender in the juvenile and felony divisions of the Public Defender Service of Washington, D.C.

Areas of Practice

  • General Civil Litigation
  • White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Employment Law
  • Healthcare Law
  • Fraud
  • General Commercial Litigation


  • 2002, California
  • 2002, District of Columbia
  • 2004, U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • 2007, New Mexico
  • 2007, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • 2011, U.S. Supreme Court

Bar Association Memberships

  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association


  • J.D., Magna Cum Laude Harvard University of Law - 2001 - Graduate School
  • B.A., Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa Brown University - 1995 - College