Sherry Levin Wallach - Secretary

Sherry Levin Wallach
Sherry Levin Wallach

Sherry Levin Wallach, secretary of the New York State Bar Association since June 1, 2017, is of counsel to Bashian & Farber in White Plains. 

Wallach is the immediate past chair of the Criminal Justice Section, immediate past vice president from the 9th Judicial District to the Executive Committee, immediate past chair of the Membership Committee, and is serving her third four-year term in the House of Delegates.

Wallach is co-founder of the NYSBA Young Lawyers Section Trial Academy, where she serves on its faculty as a team leader and lecturer on cross examination. She is a frequent lecturer and organizer for continuing legal education programs for the New York State and Westchester County Bar Associations on criminal and civil trial practice, ethics and DWI. She also serves on the board of directors of the Westchester County Bar Association.

She concentrates her practice on criminal defense, personal injury, real estate and general civil litigation in state and federal courts. Wallach is admitted to practice in New York, the U.S. District Courts for New York’s Southern and Eastern Districts and the United States Supreme Court.

Wallach leads the Women’s Law Group of Bashian & Farber, which focuses on legal representation and advisory services for successful women in the areas of wealth preservation, estate planning, business law, real estate, pre-nuptial agreements, special needs planning, probate and estate administration, and sexual harassment and discrimination.