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About Sarah Darwish

Sarah is an Associate in our M&A practice in New York focusing on domestic and international public and private M&A, joint ventures, divestitures, and minority investments. Prior to joining Freshfields, Sarah was an M&A associate in the New York office of an international law firm and trained in the Middle East. During law school, Sarah summered at a top fortune 500 technology Company and founded a non-profit organization which assisted Syrian Refugees. As an undergraduate, Sarah was a Division 1 swimmer and diver.


Recent work

  • BuzzFeed on its sale of Complex Networks to Commerce Media.
  • Aristocrat Leisure on its $1.2bn acquisition of Nasdaq-listed Neogames.
  • Alpha Dhabi on its acquisition of a 25% stake in Gordon Technologies.
  • eBay on its acquisition of TCGplayer.



  • Fordham University School of Law, cum laude, Juris Doctor, May 2020
    • Staff Editor, Urban Law Journal 
  • Columbia University, cum laude, in Conflict Resolution & Negotiation and Diplomacy, December 2014


  • Arabic