Sarah McFadden

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Education

  • University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    J.D. – 2012
  • Claremont McKenna College
    B.A. – 2008
    Major: Psychology
  • Mercer Island High School – 2004

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award for Civil Procedure
  • Best Undergraduate Paper, American Psychology and Law Society
  • Best Senior Thesis in Psychology, Claremont McKenna College

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (WACDL), Member of Legislative Committee, May 2015

Past Employment Positions

  • Benton & Franklin Counties Office of Public Defense, Staff Attorney
  • Routh Crabtree Olsen – RCOLegal, Associate Attorney
  • Social Security Administration, Contractor
  • King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Summer Legal Intern
  • University of Washington School of Law, Summer Legal Intern
  • Claremont McKenna College, Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • Innocence Project Northwest Clinic, Paralegal
  • King County Superior Court, Judicial Extern to the Honorable Regina S. Cahan
  • University of Washington School of Law, Legal Writing Fellow
  • Snohomish County Public Defender Association, Rule 9 Intern
  • University of Washington School of Law, Teaching Assistant
  • University of Washington School of Law, Research Assistant

Pro Bono Activities

  • 100+ pro bono hours per year

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