Brooks Pierce attorney Sarah Saint was recently accepted to the American Bar Association (ABA) Young Lawyers Division (YLD) Scholars Program. The one-year program begins Sept. 1.
The YLD Scholars Program is designed to encourage the participation of minority, solo/small firm, government, private sector and military service attorneys in the Young Lawyers Division. Attorneys selected for the Scholars Program demonstrate a history of bar involvement, public service and professional excellence.
Saint advises and litigates on behalf of public and private educational institutions and school boards on a wide range of education law issues, including special education and disability issues, civil rights laws and tort claims. She also represents businesses in a variety of industries to resolve disputes, litigating in state and federal court when necessary. Saint has a particular focus on diversity and civil rights issues, including issues related to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and religion. She is actively involved in the ABA, serving as a North Carolina Delegate for the Young Lawyers Division Assembly and the North Carolina Young Lawyer Delegate for the ABA House of Delegates.
To learn more about the ABA YLD Scholars Program, click here.