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Flora Sarder is a member of the commercial litigation client service group. Her practice focuses on all aspects of civil litigation. As a member of this team, she regularly conducts fact discovery, drafts pre-trial documents, and more.  She has worked on a variety of litigation matters including complex corporate, breach of contract, media access, and First Amendment cases.

Ms. Sarder also focuses her practice on consumer financial services litigation. Ms. Sarder has experience representing financial institutions in complex business litigation matters. She has defended financial institutions in a variety of cases, including matters alleging violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FRCA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and other consumer lending statutes and regulations, such as those promulgated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in federal and state court.

Ms. Sarder joined the firm after working as a summer associate in 2014. While in law school, she served as the Articles Editor for the Washington University Journal of Law & Policy and President of the South Asian Law Students Association. She taught high school Constitutional Law through the Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project as a fellow.  She has also worked as a legal intern for the Securities and Exchange Commission Enforcement Unit, the American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri, and the California Appellate Project.

Civic Involvement & Honors

    • Washington University Law School, Charles Wendell Carnahan Award (2015)
    • Washington University Law School, Dean’s Service Award (2015)
    • Washington University Law School, Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project, Fellow (2013-2015)
    • Big Brothers Big Sister of Eastern Missouri – Volunteer (2012-2015)
    • Washington University Law School, Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project, Fellow (2013-2015)
    • Big Brothers Big Sister of Eastern Missouri – Volunteer (2012-2015)
    • Big Brothers Big Sister of Eastern Missouri – Volunteer (2012-2015)
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Professional Affiliations

    • American Bar Association
    • California Bar Association
    • San Francisco Bar Association
    • South Asian Bar Association of Northern California
    • San Francisco Bar Association
    • South Asian Bar Association of Northern California
    • South Asian Bar Association of Northern California
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