Sharon helps her clients find resolutions that fit with their business objectives. She is an experienced litigator who has tried cases in state and federal courts throughout New York State, including a recent employment discrimination jury trial in federal court. Sharon regularly represents businesses, professionals and public entities in business and commercial disputes involving business acquisitions, business dissolutions, trade secrets, unfair competition, false claims and contract breaches. She also has experience in employment law litigation, has conducted sensitive internal investigations and has assisted employers with regulatory compliance, responses to government investigations, risk management and employment agreements. In addition, she has considerable experience with alternative dispute resolution, being selected frequently to mediate and arbitrate cases privately and for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York.
Sharon has been recognized by Super Lawyers Upstate Edition in several categories, including the Top 50 and Top 25 Women. She writes a quarterly column for the New York Law Journal entitled “Western District Roundup”.
Sharon is Co-Chair of the Advisory Group to the New York Federal-State Judicial Council, a Certified Mediator for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York and a member of the standing New York State Commercial Division Advisory Council established to help the Commercial Division better understand and respond to the needs of the business community.