“ Lawyers move, firms dissolve, firms merge, and I think that professional movement is just the name of the game these days. ”
Sarah McShea is an experienced New York ethics attorney who advises lawyers and law firms on a wide range of professional responsibility issues, including disciplinary defense, disqualification and sanctions litigation, risk management for law firms, law firms disputes and dissolutions, and bar admission proceedings. From 1980 to 1989, she served as the staff counsel and then as Deputy Chief Counsel for the Departmental Disciplinary Committee, First Department, and then as the chief of the Public Corruption Bureau of the Kings County District Attorney’s Office from 1990 to 1993. She was an adjunct professor at Brooklyn Law School from 2001 to 2007 and has been on the editorial board of the ABA/BNA Lawyers’ Manual on Professional Conduct since 1994.