Sarah Neuman

Sarah Neuman is an Associate at Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz. Before joining the firm, Sarah served as a law clerk to the Honorable Julie E. Carnes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the Honorable Beryl A. Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Since starting at the firm, Sarah has been a member of the trial teams that prevailed in the first two state-court bellwether trials involving Xarelto. Sarah also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing clients in both trial and appellate matters.

Sarah graduated from The University of Chicago Law School, where she was the Executive Editor of The University of Chicago Law Review.

Notable Matters

  • Member of trial team that won JNOV in Hartman v. Janssen, the first state-court bellwether trial involving Xarelto in Philadelphia’s Court of Common Pleas.
  • Member of the trial team that won a complete defense verdict in Russell v. Janssen, the second state-court bellwether trial involving Xarelto in Philadelphia’s Court of Common Pleas.

Clerkships

  • Judge Julie E. Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2015–16)
  • Chief Judge Beryl A. Howell, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia (2016–17)

Education

  • Undergraduate: University of Michigan, B.A., with highest honors and distinction (2010)
  • Law: The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., with honors (2015)
    Executive Editor, The University of Chicago Law Review