Margot Calmar

Margot Calmar

Summer Associate

Margot Calmar is a Summer Associate in the New York office of Sanford Heisler Sharp, a national law firm with offices in the District of Columbia, New York, California, Tennessee, and Maryland.

Margot is a rising 3L at Notre Dame Law School, where she is a Staff Editor for the Journal of International and Comparative Law and a member of the 7th Circuit Moot Court Team. She was selected as a Summer 2024 Fellow for the Klau Institute of Civil Rights. Margot spent her 2L year studying international law at Notre Dame’s London campus and interning with the Innocence Project London. For her 1L summer, Margot interned with Judge Gregory H. Woods of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Before law school, Margot received a master’s degree in philosophy from the University of Cambridge. Her dissertation focused on racial inequity in the United States judicial system. She received her B.A. with Distinction in Art History from Duke University, where she also studied philosophy and was a member of the women’s lacrosse and rowing teams.

Outside of work, Margot enjoys art museums, film photography, and hosting the DJ Moog radio show.


  • B.A. with Distinction, Duke University