Podcast Episode 36: Sara Madavo, Partner

23 February 2021 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Author(s): Alexis P. Robertson Sara P. Madavo

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with Sara Madavo. Sara is a litigation partner in Foley’s New York office. Sara reflects on growing-up in Potomac, Maryland, attending Emory University and Harvard Law School. She discusses the three years she spent, prior to law school, teaching elementary school students as a part of Teach For America. Sara also reflects on the transition to law school and the importance of making the time to take advantage of everything law school has to offer. She also provides fantastic insight on the importance of building relationships as a summer associate and being open to constructive feedback as an attorney. Listen to the full discussion below.  

Sara's Profile: 

  • Title:  Partner
  • Foley Office:  New York
  • Practice Area:  Litigation
  • Hometown:  Potomac, MD
  • College:  Emory University
  • Law School:  Harvard Law School


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