Practice Areas

  • National Appellate Litigation & Consulting Group



  • New York State Bar
  • New Jersey State Bar

Sarah Pavlini, Esq.


Sarah Pavlini is an attorney in Kahana Feld's New York office. Ms. Pavlini has experience in arguing before the Appellate Division, and in serving as appellate monitoring counsel on major trials in venues in New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area. She also has experience in strategizing and drafting dispositive motions and appellate briefs involving catastrophic property and casualty matters of all kinds.

Having started her legal career as a law clerk for the New York Court of Appeals, Ms. Pavlini understands how to assess matters from the perspectives of both the bench and the bar. She approaches each case holistically, and can evaluate and develop litigation strategy at all stages of litigation, from their infancy through trial and appeal.

Ms. Pavlini has cultivated a practice steeped in legal research and persuasive writing. While in law school, she sought internships that provided her with hands-on, practical training in research, writing, and appellate practice. She worked for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella at the First Circuit Court of Appeals, the Appeals Unit of the U.S. District Attorney’s Office, and the Appellate Division of the Suffolk County (Massachusetts) District Attorney’s Office, among other places. She also served as an Articles Editor for the Northeastern University Law Review, developed independent legal research projects, and studied amicus brief writing.


  • Northeastern University School of Law (Juris Doctor, Northeastern University Law Review – Articles Editor)
  • Lafayette College (Bachelor of Art, summa cum laude)