Professional Experience

Sarah's practice focuses on personal injury defense and representing employers and insurers in employment matters. She defends employers against discrimination and sexual harassment complaints, as well as retaliation claims and wage and hour claims. Prior to joining Wiles Law Group, Sarah worked for the Pacific Northwest's second-largest workers' compensation defense firm. While in law school, Sarah worked as a law clerk for the Oregon Department of Justice in the Business Activities Section of the General Counsel Division, defending state agencies such as Oregon OSHA, Teacher Standards and Practices Commission, Real Estate Agency, and Oregon Medical Board.

Education

J.D., Willamette University College of Law, Salem, OR, 2010 B.A., Journalism with Specialization in Public Relations, Seattle University, Seattle, WA, 2003.

Professional Affiliation

Sarah is admitted to practice law in the State of Oregon and is a member of the Multnomah Bar Association.

Personal

Sarah grew up in Portland and loves exploring new restaurants around town. She and her family make the most of the Pacific Northwest with trips to wine country, mountains and Oregon beaches. Sarah also enjoys a good IPA and breweries that accommodate her busy one-year old.

 

email: skpettey@wileslawgroup.com