Sarah practices in the Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities team. She earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, where the Faculty voted her the Most Outstanding Senior in Law. Sarah applies vast knowledge of federal laws and procedure as well as her outstanding writing skills to help clients successfully negotiate and close complex real estate transactions.
After graduating, Sarah clerked for Judges Simpson and Lindsay on the Western District of Kentucky. She went on to litigate at a boutique Louisville firm specializing in complex commercial and healthcare litigation throughout the nation. Additionally, she has clerked for Judge Justin R. Walker on the Western District of Kentucky and on the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, which is widely regarded as the nation’s second-highest court.
Sarah brings wide-ranging clerkship and litigation experience to the complex world of commercial mortgage-backed securities financing. Most recently, she completed a clerkship on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, widely regarded as the nation’s second-highest court, where she worked on some of the nation’s most complex federal lawsuits.
University of Louisville, J.D., 2015, magna cum laude
University of Louisville, M.A., History, 2012
Murray State University, 2010, History, 2010, summa cum laude
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, Senior Judge Charles R. Simpson, III
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, Magistrate Judge Colin H. Lindsay
U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, Circuit Judge Justin R. Walker; District Judge Justin R. Walker
Western District of Kentucky
Eastern District of Kentucky
Southern District of Indiana
United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
Outstanding Graduating Senior in Law, University of Louisville, 2015
William Marshall Bullitt Award for Highest Grade in Constitutional Law, University of Louisville, 2013
Highest Grades in Criminal Law; Criminal Procedure: Judicial Process; Employment Discrimination, University of Louisville, 2013-2015
Only the KY Supreme Court can fix the bar exam fiasco once and for all, Lexington Herald Leader, December 15, 2020