Sarah Shekhter Named Among Women of Influence in Law
Congratulations to SCMV Shareholder Sarah Shekhter for being named among the San Diego Business Journal’s Women of Influence in Law for 2023. With over a decade of experience in the legal field and a certification in criminal law from the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, Sarah has built a reputation as an industry-leading trial attorney, navigating clients through the complexities of business litigation with her exceptional skills and unwavering dedication.
Throughout her career, Sarah has successfully tried more than 40 cases to jury verdict and has resolved approximately 2,000 cases through negotiations, motion work and investigations. Drawing from her previous experience as a deputy public defender, she approaches both civil and criminal litigation with critical problem-solving skills and fervent advocacy for her clients, including corporate entities, officers, directors and individuals facing allegations of wrongdoing.
Beyond her legal achievements, Sarah’s dedication to community initiatives and organizations is commendable. Her involvement with the Kindness Initiative and Voices for Children as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) reflects her commitment to improving the lives of others. Her participation in various legal organizations as well leadership roles within the Jewish community further demonstrate her active engagement in promoting justice and making a positive impact in society.