Melanie A. Sarver

Melanie A. Sarver

Practice Group Attorney

Melanie A. Sarver focuses her practice on labor and employment law, including the defense of discrimination, retaliation, wrongful discharge and whistleblower claims.



  • Agency Attorney, New York City Department of Education, Special Education Unit, 2016-2017
  • Assistant District Attorney, Bronx County District Attorney’s Office, Appeals Bureau, 2013-2016
  • Law Clerk, Honorable Jeanette Rodriguez-Morick, Bronx County Criminal Court, 2012 
  • Legal Intern, New York County District Attorney, Trial Division Central, 2011
  • Legal Intern, Kings County District Attorney, Gangs Bureau, 2011
  • Judicial Intern, Honorable Faith S. Hochberg, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2010


  • J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2012
    • Dean’s Merit Scholar

  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences, 2006
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit