Karine Sarkisian Associate
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Karine is fully dedicated to meeting the needs of her clients. She focuses her practice primarily on the defense of medical professionals, healthcare providers, as well as complex civil litigation and commercial litigation. She brings a unique diverse background of experience that allows her to handle various different matters simultaneously to best serve her clients.
Prior to joining White and Williams, Karine practiced as an associate in the areas of family law, probate, will drafting and other estate planning, along with handling various miscellaneous cases.
Additionally, Karine served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Judge Jeffrey J. Clark of Superior Court in Kent County, Delaware after graduating law school. Throughout her clerkship, Karine experienced a variety of litigation cases including, but not limited to, employment discrimination, appeals of agency decisions and felony level criminal prosecutions.
As a law student, Karine held an internship, clerkship, or externship nearly every semester and summer following her first year. Among these experiences, she served as a certified legal intern at the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office representing Juveniles and Adults. She additionally attained experience at the Bureau of Consumer Protection for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Recognition & Involvement
Since her Judicial Clerkship, Karine has been involved as a volunteer actress for the bi-annual musical productions produced by the Honorable Robert B. Young, who has recently retired from the bench for the Superior Court of Delaware in Kent County. These productions are comprised of the legal community, from the bench, to the bar, and legal support staff. They are for the benefit of the Combined Campaign for Justice, where all proceeds of the production are donated for the representation of indigent clients.
Karine is a member of the Women and the Law Section, Family Law Section and Young Lawyers Section of the Delaware Bar Association.
Bar and Court Admissions
District Court for the District of Delaware
Villanova University School of Law, JD, cum laude, 2015
University of Delaware, Honors BS, 2012
Delaware Bar Association