Dayme Sanchez's practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts and in international arbitration. She has a wide range of experience litigating cases from the pleading stage to trial. She has successfully argued motions to dismiss, for summary judgment, to set aside default judgment, in limine, quash subpoenas, and numerous discovery-related motions.
Dayme has prepared large complex cases for trial, including fact and expert witnesses for cross-examination, direct and cross-examinations, trial strategy development, as well as opening and closing presentations. In addition, she has prepared complaints, propounded discovery requests and interrogatories, taken and defended depositions, worked with experts, and handled post-judgment enforcement proceedings.
Dayme has defended nationwide class actions and complex commercial cases, including breach of warranty, unfair business practices, the telephone consumer protection act, fraud, breach of contract, copyright, and breach of fiduciary duties. She regularly counsels clients during prelitigation stages and settlement negotiations and has worked with clients in many industries, from energy and banking to technology.
Dayme also represents clients in international arbitration before the ICC, ICDR, and AAA. She has worked in proceedings applying foreign laws, conducted in Spanish, and in every aspect of arbitration, from drafting statements of claim and defense through the hearing and post-hearing submissions as well as on enforcing arbitration awards.
- Harvard University (J.D. 2015; Editor-in-Chief, Harvard Latino Law Review; Executive Editor, Journal of Law and Public Policy); University of Florida (B.A. in Economics and Political Science 2012, with a minor in History; Anderson Scholar of Highest Distinction; Outstanding Female Leader Award; President, Political Science Honor Society)
- California, Florida, and U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of California and Southern District of Florida
- Law Clerk: California Attorney General's Office (Winter 2014) and United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of California (Summer 2013)
- Law Clerk to Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2016-2017); Intern to Judge Bonnie M. MacLeod, Suffolk Superior Court, Boston, Massachusetts (Spring 2014)