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Sarah Gervase

Sarah GervaseSarah Gervase has been Assistant General Counsel at the National Rifle Association since 2006. Gervase advises the NRA and NRA Foundation in a variety of fields, including law enforcement issues, cyber law and security, trusts and estates, and contracts. Gervase also drafted the women's amicus briefs on behalf of women state legislators in the D.C. v. Heller and McDonald v. Chicago U.S. Supreme Court cases. Justice Alito cited and quoted her brief in the McDonald plurality opinion.

Sarah also teaches self-defense at NRA training courses and writes articles for the NRA Law Enforcement Division’s quarterly newsletter. She was one of two 2012 recipients of the NRA Executive Vice President’s Excellence Award.

Sarah is a graduate of Harvard, where she was a Harvard College Scholar, and Notre Dame Law School. She holds a Certificate in Cybersecurity Strategy from Georgetown and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional CIPP-US, CIPT, and CIPM. Sarah is the proud sister of Ron Gervase of Gervase Gunsmithing in Arlington, Texas and a Chief of Police in North Carolina. She enjoys reading, shooting, classical architecture, hiking, cats, and American history. She is a Patron Life Member of the NRA and a Member of the National Civic Art Society.