Sarah L.W. Sutherland is a Shareholder in the San Diego office. She is the Chair of the firm’s Charter Schools and member of the Students and Special Education practice groups. Sarah is passionate advocate for her educational agency clients, and strives to achieve positive and practical, student-oriented results that are cost effective.
Sarah represents school districts, county offices of education, and special education local plan areas in student and special education issues, and matters involving charter schools. She is well experienced with administrative hearings and procedures involving students and charter schools, and excels at training and other preventative use of legal counsel. Her passion for public education and the important work our clients do is evident in her practical, thoughtful and collaborative approach to legal services.