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
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
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.