Meredith Abato is a Senior Legal Assistant in the San Diego office of Sanford Heisler Sharp, a national law firm with offices in the District of Columbia, New York, California, Tennessee, and Maryland. She received her B.A. from Cornell University.
During her time at Cornell, Meredith was on the Executive Board of the Gender Justice Advocacy Coalition, worked for the Skorton Center as a Social Consultant, and was a member of a professional fraternity for students with government-related career interests. During the spring of 2019, Meredith studied abroad at the University of Amsterdam where she studied the sex work industry and its socio-political context in the Netherlands.
During the summers, Meredith has interned for several political campaigns, the National Organization for Women, the Pace Women’s Justice Center, Run for Something, and The Advance Group. She plans to attend law school in the future.