Washington DC

Gene Sachs

Managing Principal


Gene is a Managing Principal of Cresa and one of the founding members of the firm which dates back to 1988. Gene advises law firms, professional corporations, associations, government agencies, and international financial institutions in the greater Washington region, nationally and internationally. He served on the Board of Directors for seven years during the formative years of Cresa. He is native Washingtonian and resides in Bethesda.


Washington DC
1800 M Street
Suite 300N
Washington, DC 20036



  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • National Democratic Institute
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation
  • Credit Union National Association
  • BAE Systems
  • The Education Trust
  • National Endowment for Democracy
  • International Monetary Fund
Gene received his BA from Middlebury College where he majored in Middle East history and minored in comparative religion. He studied at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem for his junior year and attended Harvard University for his final semester.
Gene serves of the boards of directors for: CollegeTracks; The Greater Washington Community Foundation, Montgomery County; and Montgomery Housing Partnership. Gene also helped start Cresa Cares, Cresa’s 501(c)3, which has raised $750,000 to date to support 80 local and national charities.