Sherry Levin Wallach
Sherry Levin Wallach of Mount Kisco (Wallach and Rendo LLP) has been elected Member-at-Large of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA).
Wallach received her undergraduate degree from George Washington University, and her law degree from Hofstra University School of Law.
Wallach is a principal and partner of Wallach and Rendo LLP, concentrating her practice in criminal defense in state and federal courts throughout New York, Bronx, Westchester, Putnam and Rockland Counties. She also serves on the Westchester and Putnam County 18B panels providing criminal defense for indigent people. She is a former assistant district attorney of Bronx County.
Wallach, who is currently serving her second four-year term in NYSBA's House of Delegates, its policy and decision-making body, is also a former chair of the Young Lawyers Section and will become chair-elect of the Criminal Justice Section on June 1, 2013. She is co-chair of the Membership Committee and the Diversity Challenge, and serves as a member of the Committee on Leadership Development and the Special Committee on Youth Courts. Due to her expertise in Criminal Law, she is a frequent lecturer at CLE programs for NYSBA and other legal organizations.
A frequent lecturer on women in the law and criminal defense, Wallach is a member of the American Bar Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, New York State Defenders Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Northern Westchester Bar Association, Westchester County Bar Association, Westchester County Women's Bar Association and the Mount Kisco Chamber of Commerce.