Focusing on health care law and commercial litigation, clients turn to Sarah for sound strategic advice. She counsels businesses, business owners, and employees from a variety of industries, including health care, banking and financial institutions, manufacturing, transportation, and distribution.
On the health care side of Sarah’s practice, she serves as part of a team of outside counsel for a large local hospital handling a full range of regulatory, compliance, transactional, contract, and business matters. She also advises clients on matters including:
- Health care reform
- Consumer protection laws
- Fraud and abuse laws
- Stark Law
- Medicare and Medicaid regulations
- Corporate compliance programs
- Corporate governance
- State licensure
- Other federal and state regulatory matters
As a commercial litigator, Sarah regularly represents clients in non-compete litigation and other business disputes. Understanding such matters typically require her clients to move quickly. Sarah’s strong organizational and communication skills enable her to efficiently and effectively assess the merit of a dispute and execute a prosecution or defense that fits the legal and business needs of her clients.
In addition to Sarah’s busy practice, she is recognized as a leader within the firm as the chair of Shumaker's Women's Leadership Initiative, a part of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee.