Sarah H. Morrissey

Associate

Overview

Sarah Morrissey is an associate in the litigation division. In her labor and employment practice, Sarah represents both public and private sector employers in labor and employment issues including hiring, termination, employee discipline, interest and grievance arbitrations, and employment-related litigation. Sarah also represents companies in wage and hour disputes before both the New York State and United States Departments of Labor, along with cases filed in state and federal courts. She has experience handling these matters at various pre-trial stages including pre-suit evaluation, development of defense strategies, and resolving discovery disputes.

She focuses her product liability practice on the defense of product manufacturers and suppliers in product liability and personal injury matters. She has experience handling these matters at various stages up to trial including pre-suit evaluation, development of defense strategies, and resolving discovery disputes.

She focuses her bankruptcy and insolvency-related practice primarily on representing secured creditors in Chapter 11 matters, and also has experience in Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy cases. Sarah also has experience in commercial litigation and breach of contract issues.

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association Member, Young Lawyers Section

Community Involvement

  • Mount Sinai Jewish Center Board of Trustees 

News and Insights

Speaking Engagements

  • “Human Resource Law: A Primer on Labor and Employment Law,” National Business Institute CLE, Wilmington, DE, May 2017.
  • “Advanced Employment Law: Recent Developments in State and Federal Employment Law,” National Business Institute CLE, Wilmington, DE, December 2016.