Overview

Sarah has assisted on matters in a variety of practice areas, with a focus in litigation. She has experience taking depositions; conducting legal research; drafting memoranda; motions to stay, to compel, and for summary judgment; complaints for breach of contract; and probate claims. Sarah is an observant, meticulous attorney who works toward collaborative solutions to her clients’ issues.

  • Credentials

    Education

    • IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2020, cum laude
      Dean’s Honor List
      CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Illinois Civil Procedure, Legal Writing III, Evidence, Trial Advocacy, and International Criminal Law Seminar
      Hon. Franklin Valderrama, Circurt Court of Cook County, Judicial Extern
    • Nebraska Wesleyan University, M.B.A., 2016
      Certificate of Executive Leadership
    • Nebraska Wesleyan University, B.S., Mathematics and Psychology, 2015
      Academic Honor List
      Pflieger-Olsen Scholar-Athlete, Great Plains Athletic Conference, 2014-2016

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois
      • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

          Professional Memberships

          • Chicago Bar Association
          • Illinois State Bar Association
          • American Bar Association
        • Citizenship

          Pro Bono Activities

          Sarah has assisted in the representation of asylum applicants before the Immigration Court. She currently represents an inmate in a Section 1983 claim for failure to provide adequate medical treatment.