Lenora Sapp serves as the Civil Rights Litigation Paralegal at McEldrew Young Purtell Merritt. Before joining the firm, Lenora worked as a paralegal at the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office for over eight years. She pulls from her criminal litigation experience a dedication to work hard, pre-litigation investigative aptitude, compassion in dealing with her clients’ sensitive needs, and honed organizational skills to keep work flowing efficiently. Her experience also gives her a unique insight into police investigations and information gathering.
Lenora was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and holds a master’s degree in Writing Studies from Saint Joseph’s University and a bachelor’s degree in Art History from La Salle University. Naturally curious and always wanting to learn more, Lenora’s childhood love of history and literature is the driving force behind her hobbies. She loves reading poetry, watching PBS history specials, yoga, and enjoys watching the Eagles play in her spare time.