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Hon. Sarah L. Wilson

Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
Sarah L. WilsonSarah L. Wilson is a former federal judge whose practice focuses on complex civil litigation and internal investigations.  Many of her matters involve breach of contract and fraud issues, and litigation with the federal government.  Prior to joining the firm, she served as a trial attorney in the Department of Justice, as an Associate and Senior Counsel in the White House Counsel’s Office, and as a judge on the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, where she adjudicated major statutory and contractual disputes between corporations and federal agencies.


Columbia Law School, 1990
Yale University, M.Phil., 1985
Yale University, M.A., 1984
Williams College, B.A., 1981


United States Supreme Court: Nomination and Confirmation Process - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group
May 7, 2010

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