With experience representing companies in M&A transactions ranging from $4 million to $1.5 billion, Sarah's clients turn to her for advice with securities and corporate matters. Sarah McElroy, an attorney in the Atlanta office, is a member of Alston & Bird's Financial Services & Products Team. Sarah concentrates her practice in representing public and private bank holding companies and other financial services companies in securities offerings and SEC reporting and compliance requirements, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. She has also represented multiple companies in their mergers and acquisitions in transactions ranging from $4 million to $1.5 billion. Sarah received her law degree in 2005 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, where she served as a senior staff member for the North Carolina Law Review. While visiting Emory University School of Law, she served as a student intern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Enforcement Division in Atlanta. Sarah graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1999 with a B.A., cum laude, in history (honors) and political science.