Sara DiLeo

Senior Attorney
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Sara DiLeo has extensive experience in federal securities class action lawsuits, derivative litigation, and complex commercial litigation in both federal and state courts. Recently, Ms. DiLeo was a member of the litigation team that successfully recovered a $320 million derivative settlement for shareholders of Wells Fargo & Company. She was also part of the litigation teams that obtained a $28.25 million settlement for shareholders of TrueCar, Inc., and a $50 million settlement for shareholders of HD Supply Holdings, Inc.-one of the largest securities class action settlements ever achieved in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. Before joining Saxena White, Ms. DiLeo practiced securities litigation for nine years at a top-ranked global law firm, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

Ms. DiLeo graduated from New York University’s College of Arts & Sciences program in 2003, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Political Science and Psychology. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law in 2008. While attending law school, Ms. DiLeo was an Articles Editor for the Fordham Urban Law Journal and interned for the Hon. Barbara Jones in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Admissions & Affiliations

  • State of New York

  • Fordham University School of Law, JD
  • New York University, BA