Alumni Testimonials

My time at Sanford Heisler Sharp has been a rewarding experience. The work is substantial, but the causes are meaningful and the team is passionate. After two years with this firm, I am both a better person and professional. — A Former Legal Assistant

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I'm about to start my second semester at NYU, and wanted to write and let you know how much I've been enjoying 1L so far, and how well I think working with you at Sanford Heisler Sharp prepared me for the demands of being a law student. — A Former Legal Assistant

The two years I spent as a Legal Assistant at Sanford Heisler Sharp challenged and shaped me in ways I never could have anticipated. The learning curve was steep, as expected, but the collaborative environment and supportive staff at the Firm encouraged me every step of the way. I learned so much and am thankful for the irreplaceable professional development and personal growth that arose from my time at Sanford Heisler Sharp. I am deeply grateful for the mentorship I received and the long lasting connections I made at SHS. I can confidently say that I feel adequately prepared and ready for the rigors of law school due to the experience and exposure I gained as a Legal Assistant at Sanford Heisler Sharp. — A Former Legal Assistant

I look back at my two years at Sanford Heisler Sharp as a unique opportunity that exposed me to the breadth of civil litigation and allowed me to work alongside some of the most creative attorneys in the field. Through my hands on experience as a legal assistant, I have gained and strengthened skills that will serve me well across fields. I leave the firm with a deeper understanding of why I want to go to law school and with mentors that I hope to stay in touch with for years to come. — A Former Legal Assistant

At Sanford Heisler Sharp, I had the privilege of assisting wonderful clients and developing critical skills in the company of talented and compassionate colleagues. I feel very grateful for my time there. — A Former Legal Assistant

Being a Legal Assistant at Sanford Heisler Sharp has been a wonderful experience. I am grateful to have worked with such talented and kind attorneys and co-workers. The work we do is exciting, challenging, and most of all, rewarding. — A Former Legal Assistant

My time at Sanford Heisler Sharp has easily been two of the most formative years of my life. The breadth of experience in both individual and collective actions has provided me a great foundation to value the ways civil litigation can be a vehicle for change. Through rigors and rewards of my work, I gained a deeper appreciation of what it meant to be a lawyer. I walk away from my time at the firm not only with the realization of why I want to be a lawyer, but having met mentors who have shown me what type of advocate I want to become. — A Former Legal Assistant

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