Sarah C. Smith
Sarah is an associate in the Estate Planning & Probate group. She focuses her practice on estate planning, as well as estate and trust administration, and handles a wide range of financial and tax issues. Her clients range from young families to successful entrepreneurs. Sarah had a decade of experience as an accountant before practicing law. She appreciates that the heart of her work is helping individuals and families to protect their assets for their heirs, and strives to keep the process efficient and understandable.
Sarah has presented for a national CLE group, as well as presenting estate planning informational sessions for individuals and local charitable organizations. Sarah is always looking for a new opportunity to serve as a guest speaker, and to assist people with their estate planning questions. Sarah wants to make the information easily accessible and understandable to everyone.
Sarah is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, including the WSBA’s Real Property, Probate and Trust Section. She is also a proud graduate of two of our local universities. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Washington before obtaining her law degree at Seattle University. Soon thereafter, Sarah returned to the University of Washington where she earned her Masters of Law in Taxation.
Sarah lives in Kirkland. She enjoys the abundant hiking available in the Puget Sound area, doting on her niece and nephews, and singing with the Seattle Women’s Chorus. She can be caught practicing music in her car or at the grocery store on a regular basis.
- L.L.M., Taxation, University of Washington, School of Law
- J.D., Seattle University School of Law
- B.A., Sociology, University of Washington
- Washington State Bar Association
- King County Bar Association