Sarah Jane T. C. Truong
Ms. Truong’s practice focuses on all aspects of civil litigation with an emphasis on the defense of personal injury, premises liability, wrongful death, employment, and general business litigation.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Truong joined Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz in October 2018. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as a litigation attorney at two Am Law 100 firms in New York, New York, where she practiced in the areas of complex and multidistrict commercial litigation, contract disputes, data/records management, E-Discovery, cross-border litigation (including the U.K, France, Israel), securities litigation, corporate internal investigations, governmental investigations (including Securities Exchange Commission investigations and antitrust investigations from the Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission), bankruptcy litigation (as a member of the legal team serving as court-appointed counsel to the Trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities), and shareholder class action securities litigation.
Education & Memberships
Ms. Truong obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 2006, where she was Co-Chair of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association and Executive Editor for the Asian American Law Journal. In 2002, Ms. Truong graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations, with a concentration in Collective Bargaining. She is a Meinig Family Cornell National Scholar.
Ms. Truong is admitted to practice in the State of California, the Federal Northern District of California, the State of New York, the Southern District of New York, the Eastern District of New York, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Ms. Truong has been named a Super Lawyer, Rising Star for the years 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Ms. Truong's pro bono work includes representing a client from Venezuela in obtaining a grant of asylum and permanent residency. She also served as co-counsel with the American Civil Liberties Union in representing plaintiffs in a class action litigation challenging the validity of sex-segregated classes in public schools.