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Whether you're a janitor, a teacher, a C-level executive, whether you trace your roots back to George Washington or you're a recent immigrant, whether you're devoutly religious, gay, lesbian or transgendered, young in age, or just young at heart - you deserve to be free of employment discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful discharge, illegal firing and all other unfair labor practices.  Workers have rights on the job!  I am an employment law attorney who helps whistleblowers, employees who have been discriminated against, those who have experienced unjust retaliation and many other employees get the justice they deserve.  Unfortunately, some employers still discriminate against, harass, unlawfully terminate and subject employees to a hostile work environment based on disability, pregnancy, age, race, national original, religion, sexual orientation, exercising FMLA rights, failure to pay overtime and standing up for what is right.  Fortunately, federal and state laws protect people against violations of these civil rights.


You can contact me by e-mail to or by phone at (908) 995-7320.  Visit my website to learn more about me, my practice and employee rights.


Practice areas


  1. Employment: 25%
  2. Civil Rights: 25%
  3. Discrimination: 25%
  4. Wrongful Termination: 25%


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Contact info

Sarah Fern Meil

4839 Walton Ave.
Philadelphia, PA, 19143


NYCurrently registered 200403/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyers Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
James Kent ScholarColumbia Law School2003
Harlan Fiske Stone ScholarColumbia Law School2002
Harlan Fiske Stone ScholarColumbia Law School2001
Rhode AwardYale University1999
George W. Darr Memorial ScholarshipYale University1998
Adelaide Dickinson ten Hillhouse Broek ScholarshipYale University1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyWachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz2002 - 2006
Summer AssociateSzold & Brandwen2001 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Hunterdon County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association (New Jersey chapter)Member2006 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Animal Legal Defense FundMember2003 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2001 - 2008
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
A.D.P. v. ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Co., 2012 N.J. Super. LEXIS 171N/A
Russell v. Mimeo, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 109360N/A
Lucchesi v. Day & Zimmerman Group, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43183N/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Future Law Office (Robert Half Legal)The Future Law Office (cited as a legal expert)2008
Solo By Choice: How to be the Lawyer You Always Wanted to BeSolo By Choice (interview subject cited in publication)2008
www.elinfonet.comNew Jersey Employee Rights articles2007
Bank and Corporate Governance Law ReporterDirectors Have Enhanced Responsibilities Under Revised Organizational Sentencing Guidelines2005
University of Chicago Legal ForumBeyond the Class Action (research assistant to Prof. Howard M. Erichson)2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Yale UniversityPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Appellate Advocacy SeminarAppealing Adverse Summary Judgment Decisions2013