Sara Qahoush




Sara Qahoush is an Associate in the New York office of Locke Lord LLP where she focuses her practice on litigation and bankruptcy matters. Sara has a broad range of experience representing clients in bankruptcy, antitrust, tax, and complex commercial litigations, as well as white collar defense and investigations.

Sara previously served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Craig Griffin in the Superior Court of California, County of Orange. She also spent six months interning with Citizen Concerned for Children, Inc., Attorneys for Children Office in Ithaca, New York as a New York State Pro Bono Scholar.

Sara received a B.A. in Drama and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Irvine. She competed on UCI’s number one nationally ranked mock trial team and served as a teaching assistant for Professor Justin Bernstein’s trial advocacy class.  Sara then received her J.D. from Cornell Law School where she was a member of the Journal of Law and Public Policy and the Global Gender Justice Clinic. Sara also worked in the law school’s Admissions Office as the official Admissions Ambassador.