Profile

Sarah is an associate in the Litigation, Food & Beverage, Automotive Dealership, and White Collar Defense & Internal Investigation Groups. She is also a member of the firm’s Hiring Committee.  Sarah represents clients in both state and federal court on a wide variety of matters including contract disputes, eminent domain, civil rights suits, and white collar defense.  Sarah’s experience includes the following:

  • Litigating complex commercial disputes
  • Representing clients before the grand jury
  • Providing guidance on internal corporate compliance
  • Representing a public official before the Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission
  • Defending clients against complex commercial fraud charges
  • Representing motor vehicle dealers in franchise disputes
  • Providing guidance on completing and submitting applications with the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for attainment and renewal of liquor licenses

Prior to joining McNees, Sarah was a law clerk for The Honorable William W. Caldwell of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.  During law school, Sarah spent a significant amount of time as an intern at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, where she assisted in the prosecution of federal criminal matters.

Sarah proudly serves as a member of the Junior Board of the YWCA of Greater Harrisburg, and as a District Coordinator for the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s High School Mock Trial Program.

EDUCATION

University of Rochester, B.A., cum laude 

Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University, J.D., summa cum laude 

MEMBERSHIPS

Dauphin County Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Federal Bar Association – Middle District of Pennsylvania Chapter

American Bar Association – Criminal Justice Section

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania