Janet Sanchez


Janet Sanchez joined Gilbert in 2020. During law school, Janet worked with Gilbert attorneys on bankruptcy and pro bono matters. She also completed a clinic with DC’s Rising for Justice, during which Janet represented tenants in the Justice Housing Advocacy and Litigation Clinic at the Landlord Tenant Branch of the DC Superior Court. 

Representative Matters

  • Assist in representing a bankruptcy trust in Chapter 11 bankruptcy and adversary proceedings to recover insurance proceeds for the benefit of personal injury claimants.
  • Assist in representing a safety equipment manufacturer regarding coverage in bodily injury and property damage claims.
  • Assist in securing lawful status in the United States for individuals who fled their country after being persecuted by gangs.


  • 2020 – J.D., American University Washington College of Law
    • Mock Trial Honor Society
  • 2014 – B.S., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Bar Memberships

  • Virginia*
    • *Not admitted in DC. Directly supervised by the principals of the Firm.

Professional Affiliations and Honors

  • Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, High Honors, 2020