Ethan Sachs represents clients in appellate litigation. He has drafted briefs and dispositive motions in state courts, federal district courts, federal courts of appeals and the US Supreme Court on a variety of legal issues, including constitutional law, administrative law and statutory interpretation.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Sachs was an associate at an international law firm in Washington DC. Before that, he served as Special Counsel to the US Senate Judiciary Committee and as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert D. Sack of the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Honorable F. Dennis Saylor IV of the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts. As a law student, Mr. Sachs was an editor of the Virginia Law Review and a member of the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic. He also interned in the DOJ’s Criminal Appellate Section, where he had worked before law school as an outstanding scholar paralegal. 

 

Credentials

  • Education

    • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2018

      Order of the Coif

      Supreme Court Litigation Clinic

      Editor, Virginia Law Review

    • BS, History, University of Michigan, 2012

      High Honors James A. Knight Scholarship in History Award
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

    • District of Columbia

    • US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

    • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Robert D. Sack, US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2019 - 2020

    • The Hon. F. Dennis Saylor, IV, US District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 2018 - 2019

Credentials