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Sari B. Placona

Education

Rutgers University, B.A.

Rutgers University School of Law, J.D.

Bar Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Honors

2019 New Jersey Rising Stars - The Super Lawyers

Speaking Engagements

Panelist; Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors Developments New Jersey State Bar Association’s 21st Annual William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, April 2019

 

Moderator; Small Business and Individual Chapter 11 Cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, March 2019

 

Panelist; LLCs in Bankruptcy, New Jersey State Bar Association’s 20th Annual William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, March 2018

Memberships

Pro Bono Attorney and a Junior Advisory Board member for Partners for Women and Justice, a non-profit organization that provides free legal help in New Jersey to low income, abused victims of domestic violence

 

Director of Communications for International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (New Jersey) from 2018 to 2019

 

Member of NextGen Committee for New Jersey’s Turn Around Management Association

Education

Rutgers University, B.A.

Rutgers University School of Law, J.D.

Bar Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Honors

2019 New Jersey Rising Stars - The Super Lawyers

Speaking Engagements

Panelist; Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors Developments New Jersey State Bar Association’s 21st Annual William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, April 2019

 

Moderator; Small Business and Individual Chapter 11 Cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, March 2019

 

Panelist; LLCs in Bankruptcy, New Jersey State Bar Association’s 20th Annual William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, March 2018

Memberships

Pro Bono Attorney and a Junior Advisory Board member for Partners for Women and Justice, a non-profit organization that provides free legal help in New Jersey to low income, abused victims of domestic violence

 

Director of Communications for International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (New Jersey) from 2018 to 2019

 

Member of NextGen Committee for New Jersey’s Turn Around Management Association

Biography

Sari B. Placona concentrates her practice in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Restructuring and Bankruptcy.

While earning her Juris Doctorate from Rutgers School of Law-Newark in 2014, Sari worked as a paralegal for eight and a half years at Walder Hayden, P.A. As a law student, Sari served as a Member and Editor of the Women’s Rights Law Reporter. Additionally, Sari received the Eric R. Neisser Pro Bono Program Certificate for her completion of Pro Bono services. Her Pro Bono work included being a court advocate for victims of domestic violence and the Newark Bankruptcy Pro Bono Project.

Sari served as a law clerk to the Honorable Ned M. Rosenberg, J.S.C., Retired, in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Essex Vicinage, Civil Division, during the 2014-2015 court term.

 

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