Sharon L. Barbour’s practice focuses on complex commercial and international litigation, as well as white-collar defense matters and investigations.

Sharon has represented financial institutions and foreign entities in civil litigations before trial and appellate courts, as well as in regulatory and enforcement matters and investigations. She is also active in Cleary’s pro bono practice and serves as a member of the firm’s pro bono committee, a committee co-chair of the Sanctuary for Families Pro Bono Council, and a member of the Steering Committee of the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGaL) LGBTQ Youth Clinic. Sharon received the 2016 LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGaL) Leadership & Initiative Award.


Selected Activities

  • Staff Editor, Journal of International Law and Politics, New York University
  • Senior Editor, Enquiry Philosophy Journal, Washington University in St. Louis

Publications