Sherman Dunn is very pleased to announce that Bart Sheard has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Bart brings with him significant experience on Capitol Hill where, prior to joining the firm, he served as Labor Counsel to U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Ranking Member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee. In that role, Bart drafted labor legislation, prepared members for nominations hearings, briefed Senators and staff on labor issues and legislation, and prepared witnesses for committee hearings. Bart graduated from the George Washington University Law School in 2015. Prior to law school, he spent one year as an Americorps VISTA member, and two years as a grant writer for a non-profit serving homeless and at-risk youth in the D.C. area. Bart is admitted to the bar in the State of Maryland, practicing under the direct supervision of an active member of the District of Columbia Bar.