Before joining Kirkendall Dwyer, Sarah worked for the Center for Arkansas Legal Services (CALS), the state’s largest legal aid organization. At CALS, Sarah served as Regional Supervisor for the western region of the state as well as the lead attorney for Beyond Opioids: Breaking Legal Barriers for Families in Recovery. For six and a half years, Sarah was a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the Sixth Judicial District of Arkansas where she litigated violent, property, drug, and juvenile cases.
Sarah is an honor graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, where she co-founded and served as Communications Editor of the Arkansas Journal of Social Change and Public Service and was Associate Notes Editor of the UALR Law Review. She graduated cum laude with degrees in Business Administration and English from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi.
Sarah is a member of the board of directors of the Arkansas Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program (JLAP) Foundation and a graduate of the 2021-2022 University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service/Arkansas Bar Association Public Service Academy.
Sarah is a member of the Arkansas bar and is licensed to practice in the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas. She is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, and the Arkansas Bar Association.