Sandra Rivera - Member-at-Large

Sandy Rivera
Sandra Rivera

Sandra Rivera of Albany (Law Office of Sandra D. Rivera PLLC) was elected a member at-large of the Executive Committee in January.

She counsels clients with legal, legislative, administrative and regulatory matters before New York State government. 

Rivera represents clients before the Legislature, Executive Chamber and state agencies. Prior to opening her law practice, she worked at prominent Albany firms representing clients before New York State government.

Previously Rivera was counsel in the government and regulatory practice of a national law firm, where she worked on matters related to technology, economic development, health care and criminal and social justice. Rivera started her career in the New York State Assembly Majority Leader’s Office and went on to work at the teacher’s union, where she advanced its agenda before state government.

She is a member of the State Bar’s Legislative Policy Committee and the Federal Legislative Priorities Committee. She received bachelor’s and master’s degrees (magna cum laude) from the University at Albany, and her law degree from Albany Law School.