Sarah E. Diamond

Sarah Diamond

Sarah Diamond is a trial lawyer and civil litigator with broad experience in the entertainment industry. Sarah has represented studios, talent, and Fortune 500 companies in all stages of litigation in state and federal courts, including at trial. She has extensive experience advising high-profile clients on best practices pertaining to contract disputes, intellectual property (IP), employment, and privacy issues to minimize litigation risk.

Sarah has defended companies and directors and officers in a broad range of complex commercial litigation, including breach of contract cases, privacy class actions, IP disputes, securities class actions, and derivative cases.

Prior to law school, Sarah was the director of programming of a major American film festival.




  • J.D. Harvard University 2011
  • M.F.A. Creative Writing Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles 2006
  • B.A. History summa cum laude George Washington University 2002

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2021 – 2024
  • Women in the Law: Ones to Watch, 2022 – 2023


Pro Bono

  • Represented pro bono clients in asylum and human trafficking matters, and in obtaining domestic violence restraining orders