Ahmer H. Sheriff

Ahmer H. Sheriff

Associate Attorney
Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Every Weitz & Luxenberg attorney contributes something invaluable to your case. The contribution of Ahmer H. Sheriff is to make sure that any agreements we reach on your behalf with the corporations being sued are valid, enforceable, and - most importantly - free of cracks through which a defendant might try to slip in order to avoid performing as promised.

Originally from Cincinnati, Mr. Sheriff joined Weitz & Luxenberg in 2015 after a time working as an independent contractor at HSBC Bank USA in New Castle, Delaware, where he served as a suspicious activity report writer in its anti-money laundering and counterterrorism financing unit. Prior to that, he was an independent contractor attorney in the fraud investigation and dispute services department of Ernst & Young in Secaucus, New Jersey. Earlier, he worked as an associate attorney for Chermol & Fishman in Philadelphia.

Mr. Sheriff was a distinguished scholar during his years at the University of Akron School of Law in Ohio: he held the position of production editor for the Akron Law Review and graduated cum laude. Mr. Sheriff speaks conversational Spanish, is fluent in Hindi and Urdu, and can read and write Arabic.

Areas of Practice

  • Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey


  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. cum laude - 2014
    • Law Review: Akron Law Review, Production Editor
  • University of Cincinnati
    • B.A. - 2011

Past Employment Positions

  • Ernst & Young in Secaucus, New Jersey
  • Chermol & Fishman in Philadelphia, Associate Attorney


  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Arabic