Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, Sanmathi (Sanu) Dev, recently served as a panelist at Rutgers Law School’s Professionalism Hour on Networking. Ms. Dev was one of five attorneys participating in a discussion attended by first year law students. The panelists provided the students with strategies for effective networking and offered insights on how to build meaningful professional relationships, which is key for a successful legal career.
A Hamilton resident, Ms. Dev concentrates her practice on school law and labor and employment law. She is experienced in representing, advising, and defending boards of education and charter schools in all areas of school law including: labor and employment, special education, Section 504, student discipline and civil rights. She leads Capehart Scatchard’s School Law Blog, which focuses on cases, court decisions, and current developments affecting education law in the state of New Jersey. Ms. Dev is the Chair of the Firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee, which seeks to facilitate the Firm’s efforts to achieve and maintain a diverse and inclusive workplace at every level of our organization. She received her law degree from Rutgers Law School at Camden and her B.A. degree from Boston University.