Valerie Sanders, a member of Sutherland’s Litigation Practice Group, has significant experience in consumer and insurance class actions, copyright issues, and in international arbitration proceedings. She represents clients in commercial arbitration cases involving Latin America, Asia, and Europe as well as in commercial and bankruptcy litigation in U.S. trial and appellate courts. Valerie works with various financial services industry companies, including banks, finance firms and insurance companies, as well as firms in the energy industry. Several of her cases have involved automotive financing firms.
Valerie speaks and writes frequently about jurisdictional, class-action, and international arbitration issues. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and of the American Bar Association
Awards and Rankings
Selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers® “Rising Stars” (2013)
Treasurer, Atlanta International Arbitration Society
Vice-Chair, American Bar Association, Section of International Law, International Litigation Committee
Member, International Trade in Legal Services Committee, State Bar of Georgia
Former member, Court Futures Committee, State Bar of Georgia