Sarah E. Hager is a Regulatory Attorney in the Washington, DC office of Buckley Sandler LLP. Ms. Hager assists clients in the financial services industry, primarily in litigation, regulatory, and compliance matters. She provides litigation support and assists with large-scale document reviews and productions related to complex litigation.
Prior to joining Buckley Sandler, Ms. Hager was an attorney in private practice, where she assisted on a variety of matters, including anti-trust defense, Federal Trade Commission (FTC) review, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) defense, and patent litigation.
Ms. Hager works with Amnesty International on human rights and international law issues, and has taught international relations at American University as an adjunct professor. She previously worked as a law clerk at the Legal Aid Board in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
Ms. Hager received her J.D. from Northwestern University in 2006, her M.A. from Drexel University in 2002, and her B.A. from Boston University in 1994 (cum laude).
Amnesty International's Annual General Meeting 2013: International Justice and Activism in the Handheld Age
Sarah Hager moderated and spoke on a panel at Amnesty International’s Annual General Meeting on March 23rd in Bethesda, MD. He presentation was titled “International Justice and Activism in the Handheld Age.” Click here to learn more about this event...Speaking Engagement
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