Sarah is an associate in the Litigation Group, where she represents clients in both state and federal court on a wide variety of commercial matters.  Sarah also practices in the Automotive Dealership, Energy & Environmental, and White Collar Defense & Internal Investigation Groups where she provides litigation counsel to clients in those industry-specific groups.  Sarah’s experience includes the following:

  • Litigating complex commercial disputes
  • Defending public and private entities in civil rights cases
  • Representing clients before the grand jury
  • Conducting internal investigations and providing guidance on internal corporate compliance
  • Representing public officials before the Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission
  • Defending clients against complex commercial fraud charges
  • Assisting public utilities in condemnation actions
  • Representing motor vehicle dealers in franchise disputes
  • Representing at trial owner/manager of medical practice under federal health care fraud indictment

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 interned 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, the Harrisburg Rotary Club, and the firm’s Hiring Committee.


University of Rochester, B.A., cum laude 

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


Dauphin County Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Federal Bar Association – Middle District of Pennsylvania Chapter

American Bar Association – Criminal Justice Section


U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania

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