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Sarah Roache

Sarah Roache, LL.M., LL.B., is a Law Fellow with the O’Neill Institute. She holds a Master of Laws in Global Health Law from Georgetown University, where she received the Thomas Bradbury Chetwood, S.J. Prize for the most distinguished academic record. Sarah also holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne, Australia.

Prior to joining the O’Neill Institute, Sarah worked as a complex class action litigator, representing victims of tobacco related diseases and thalidomide survivors. She also has experience as a social and legal policy adviser to government and NGOs, including formulating best practice domestic implementation of the FCTC . Sarah’s research interests include litigation as a public health tool, the regulation of novel products including e-cigarettes and nanofoods, and disability rights.

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