Sara Mahoney concentrates her practice in the areas of medical malpractice, nursing home litigation, personal injury, employment discrimination, and consumer class actions. Sara also does appellate work for the firm and has helped research and compose briefs submitted to the New York Appellate Division, First Department, the New York Appellate Division, Second Department, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. In one such appeal in the New York Appellate Division, Second Department, the firm sustained a $1.18 million verdict. Sara also recently provided integral assistance in a Labor Law personal injury case that settled for $1.4 million.
Sara is one of the firmâ€™s go-to resources for legal writing and research and she plays an integral role in advancing the firmâ€™s cases, particularly with regard to motion practice and appeals
Sara graduated summa cum laude from Florida State University College of Law in 2012, finishing in the top 5% of her class. In law school, Sara served as an editor of one of her law schoolâ€™s journals and participated in hands-on legal internships and clinics, including an internship with the Innocence Project of Florida and a clinic with her schoolâ€™s family law clinic. These opportunities allowed her to gain practical legal experience and develop an appreciation for helping those who often cannot help themselves. Sara also participated in a summer clerkship with the Florida Supreme Court.
Florida State University, 2009
Florida State University College of Law, 2012
New York State
United States District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York