Sharon Shaji is a law clerk in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Shaji joined Debevoise in 2023. Ms. Shaji received a J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law cum laude in 2023, where she was head de novo editor of the Cardozo Law Review, a Dean’s Distinguished Scholar, a Public Service Scholar, and an E. Nathaniel Gates Scholarship recipient and ambassador. She received a B.A. summa cum laude from Macaulay Honors College at City College in 2018.  Ms. Shaji is the author of “The Due Process Owed to Noncitizens: Standardizing the Burden in § 1226(a) Bond Hearings with the Help of Hernandez-Lara and Velasco Lopez,” 44 Cardozo L. Rev. 1635 (2023). She is also a co-author of “Preparing for AI Whistleblowers,” NYU PCCE (May, 2024); “Treasury’s Report on AI (Part 1) – Governance and Risk Management,” NYU PCCE (May, 2024) and “The NYDFS Plans to Impose Significant Obligations on Insurers Using AI or External Data,” NYU PCCE (February, 2024).


  • Macaulay Honors College, CCNY, 2018, B.A.
  • Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2023, J.D.

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