I am committed to being a voice for the voiceless, for the injured and for the most vulnerable among us. I daily strive to serve my fellow citizens and in so doing, serve myself as well.
Sharon A. Reece, J.D., is an Attorney at the Yost Legal Group. As a first-generation Caribbean-American, and raised in Bryn Mawr, PA, Sharon completed a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis and a Juris Doctorate degree from DePaul University College of Law, with an emphasis in Health Law. She has devoted the majority of her legal career to health-related matters involving physician contracting, medical malpractice, product liability and complex multi-plaintiff toxic tort litigation.
Sharon began her career in healthcare/medical malpractice risk management. As part of a risk management insurance program, she contributed to the review and compliance of various measures to lessen the risk of medical malpractice claims and/or strengthen the facilitation of successful defenses in litigation. Sharon subsequently worked as a litigator for a number of years at one of the largest personal injury firms in Maryland. In that capacity, she represented victims of toxic exposure to asbestos-containing products manufactured, installed and/or supplied by various companies. Her passion and dedication to her work helped lead to the recovery of frequent settlements on behalf of her clients.
Sharon’s current practice focuses primarily on the management of personal injury cases involving toxic exposure as well as product liability cases, specifically as it relates to dangerous medications and defective medical devices.
Sharon has been the recipient of several awards and honors based on her academic excellence and commitment to public service. She is admitted to practice law in both the state and federal courts of Maryland. She is also an active member of the American Health Law Association (AHLA), the American Bar Association (ABA), the American Association for Justice (AAJ), the Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ) and the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA).
- J. D. – DePaul University College of Law
- B.A. – Washington University in St. Louis
- U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
- American Health Law Association
- American Bar Association
- American Association for Justice
- Maryland Association for Justice
- Maryland State Bar Association