Sarah P. Rera

Sarah P. Rera

Attorney at Law

Phone

716-854-4300 x 289

Email

srera@gross-shuman.com

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Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 2013
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of New York, 2015
  • U. S. Supreme Court, 2016

Attorney Bio

Sarah P. Rera, a shareholder in the firm, is an experienced litigation attorney who focuses her practice in areas of personal injury and business litigation. She has served as trial counsel in multiple motor vehicle personal injury claims in New York State Supreme Court, receiving numerous successful verdicts for her clients.

A member of the Erie County and New York Bar Associations, Sarah also belongs to the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, the New York Women’s Bar Association and the Charles S. Desmond Inn of Court. She is a former adjunct professor at Bryant and Stratton College, where she taught civil litigation. 

She regularly speaks to local attorney organizations on issues of ethics and civil procedure. A graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, Sarah earned her B.A. from St. John’s College.

Education

  • University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York, J.D. 2009
  • St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland, B.A., 2006

Professional Association

  • Erie County Bar Association, Executive Counsel, Young Lawyers’ Committee
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York Women’s Bar Association
  • Western New York Trial Lawyers Association
  • Charles S. Desmond American Inn of Court (Board Member)

Community Involvement

  • Alzheimer’s Association Longest Day, volunteer committee
  • New York High School Mock Trial Tournaments, volunteer judge
  • University at Buffalo Law School Trial Technique, volunteer judge

Professional Recognition

  • Selected by Super Lawyers Upstate New York Rising Star, 2016
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