Shary Sanchez biography

Shary Enid Sanchez is Attorney-in-Charge of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley’s Peekskill Office, which serves Northern Westchester and Putnam County.  Ms. Sanchez joined Legal Services of the Hudson Valley in 2012 as a general practice Staff Attorney in White Plains where she provided legal assistance in eviction prevention, family law, public benefits, disability, and future planning matters.  In 2015, Ms. Sanchez became the Supervising Attorney of the White Plains office supervising Housing, Public Benefits, the Disability Advocacy Project, the HIV unit and the LGBTQ Legal Project.
From 2009 to 2012, Ms. Sanchez worked at the HIV Law Project in New York City where she provided civil legal assistance to individuals infected and affected with HIV/AIDS. She attended NYC public schools and graduated from Binghamton University where she majored in Sociology & Africana Studies and minored in Latin American & Caribbean Area Studies.  Upon graduating from college, Ms. Sanchez attended and graduated from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.
Ms. Sanchez currently serves as a board of director for The Loft LGBT Community Center in Westchester County; a member of the Diversity Commission of the New York State Bar Association; and a member of Westchester County’s Complete Count Committee.


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