Serving West Virginia

Sarah K. Brown

Sarah K. Brown

Sarah K. Brown

Sarah is pas­sion­ate about indi­vid­ual rights. While earn­ing degrees in Phi­los­o­phy and Polit­i­cal Sci­ence at Saint Mary’s Col­lege, Sarah became involved with the Cen­ter for Women’s Inter­cul­tural Lead­er­ship, work­ing with the local com­mu­nity to encour­age women to view them­selves as agents of social change. Sarah remained active in women’s rights through­out her law school career, work­ing to pro­tect vic­tims of domes­tic vio­lence at Break the Cycle and pur­su­ing claims of employ­ment dis­crim­i­na­tion on appeal at the United States Equal Employ­ment Oppor­tu­nity Com­mis­sion. Sarah also served as the Pres­i­dent of the Women’s Law Asso­ci­a­tion at the Wash­ing­ton Col­lege of Law, where she grad­u­ated magna cum laude and Order of the Coif.

Sarah is also an extremely effec­tive appel­late attor­ney, hav­ing honed her research and writ­ing skills as Edi­tor in Chief of the Admin­is­tra­tive Law Review and as a law clerk to The Hon­or­able Martha Craig Daugh­trey of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Cir­cuit.  After co-​​founding Baker & Brown, Sarah left the firm to work at Moun­tain State Jus­tice in 2011 where she con­tin­ues to work for indi­vid­ual rights.  Since 2011, Sarah has served as “of coun­sel” to Baker & Brown.

Sarah cur­rently serves as a mem­ber of the Board of Direc­tors for the Saint Mary’s Col­lege Alum­nae Association.

Education

American University Washington College of Law, J.D., 2008
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • Editor in Chief, Administrative Law Review
Saint Mary's College, Bachelor of Arts, 2004

Judicial Clerkship

The Honorable Martha Craig Daughtrey, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2008-2009

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 2008
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, 2008
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2008

Professional Affiliations

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Kanawha County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association