WHITNEY WALTERS-SACHS '92, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Ms. Walters-Sachs '92 is a seasoned litigator with almost 20 years of experience. Before joining Pine Crest in 2015, she was a partner at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP in the firm's Business Trials and Entertainment practice groups. Prior to that, Ms. Walters-Sachs was a senior associate in the litigation group at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in the firm’s New York and Los Angeles offices. She also clerked in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, as well as the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.
During law school, Ms. Walters-Sachs was an editor of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law, a member of the executive board of the Moot Court Honor Society, a member of the trial and appellate advocacy teams of the Moot Court Honor Society, a research assistant, and a teaching assistant. While in California, Ms. Walters-Sachs served for many years on the board of New Designs Charter Schools, a family of charter schools with campuses in Watts and downtown Los Angeles.
Ms. Walters-Sachs graduated cum laude from Brooklyn Law School, received her B.S.F.S. from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, and is a proud member of Pine Crest's Class of 1992.