Whittney Barth

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Whittney Barth
Litigation Fellow

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During law school, Whittney served as the Executive Comments Editor for the Chicago Journal of International Law and participated in the Civil Rights—Police Accountability Clinic.

Our commitment to securing justice and providing the best representation possible is reflected in a commitment to diversity within our own firm. At Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, we know better than to think the best attorneys look alike, sound alike, think alike, or live alike. What matters is talent, and we hire the best talent available.

As a result, our team more accurately mirrors America. Women, minority, and/or openly gay lawyers make up the majority of our staff. A passion for social justice unites our team - we all work to use the power of law to help create and enforce a more just society.

Whittney Barth is a Litigation Fellow in the Baltimore office of Sanford Heisler Sharp, a national law firm with offices in Washington, DC, New York, California, Tennessee, and Maryland. She received her M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School in 2011 and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School in 2019.

During law school, Whittney served as the Executive Comments Editor for the Chicago Journal of International Law and participated in the Civil Rights—Police Accountability Clinic. She also interned with the ACLU’s Program on Freedom of Religion and Belief, Muslim Advocates, and the Sargent Shriver National Center on National Poverty Law. She earned pro bono honors and was awarded the 2019 Ann Watson Barber Outstanding Service Award for her contributions to the law school community, and the 2018 Public Interest award for her class.

Education

  • J.D., University of Chicago Law School
  • M.Div., Harvard Divinity School
  • B.A., Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)

Clinics

  • Civil Rights—Police Accountability Clinic

Bar Admissions*

  • Not admitted to practice in Maryland or the District of Columbia. Practicing under the supervision of Deborah K. Marcuse.
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