Our Team

neilsirota_0  Neil Sirota is the principal and senior advisor at Inflection Life.

Neil has had a career filled with twists and turns and more inflection points than he can count. He’s been a Healthcare Career Counselor, a Career Services Dean, a BigLaw associate,  a headhunter, a teacher, and a volunteer. He’s lived in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC, rural Pennsylvania, Stockholm, Sweden, and Yangon, Myanmar.  He’s been promoted, transferred between offices, quit, and been fired.  He has also visited all 48 contiguous United States and traveled through most of Western Europe, and Southeast Asia.

Neil has advised hundreds of students, both domestic and international, on myriad educational and career related issues.  Read about what some of them have to say here.


  • Cornell University, Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations, 1996
  • Columbia University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1999