Attorneys

Sarah M. Woolston

Associate

EMAIL:swoolston@mathenysears.com
TEL: (916) 978-3434 Ext. 146
FAX: (916) 978-3430
PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

Saint Mary’s College of California, summa cum laude (B.A. 2014)

University of California, Davis School of Law (J.D. 2017)

BAR ADMISSIONS

State Bar of California

BACKGROUND

Sarah Woolston is a litigation associate with Matheny, Sears, Linkert & Jaime, LLP., where she began as a law clerk in 2016.  Ms. Woolston earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Davis, School of Law in 2017, and was admitted to the California Bar in 2018.  Ms. Woolston practices in the areas of civil litigation and employment law. Her experience includes personal injury lawsuits, California Tort Claims Act cases, California Department of Fair Employment and Housing matters and California Department of Industrial Relations administrative investigations.

During law school, Ms. Woolston clerked for Honorable Justice Louis Mauro of the California Third District Court of Appeal.  As Justice Mauro’s clerk, she drafted judicial opinions, including People v. Steele (2016) 246 Cal. App. 4th 1110, which was published in April 2016.  Ms. Woolston was an editor on the UC Davis Law Review and participated in the Moot Court and Trial Practice programs.  She also acted as President of the King Hall Labor and Employment Law Association for two years.

Ms. Woolston graduated summa cum laude from Saint Mary’s College of California in 2014 with a B.A. in Politics and minor in Communication.  During her junior year, she studied abroad at John Cabot University in Rome.

Ms. Woolston is a Sacramento native and graduated from Christian Brothers High School in 2010.  For fun, Ms. Woolston enjoys going to Kings and Rivercats games, playing on her intramural softball team and exploring Northern California.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Sacramento County Bar Association

American Bar Association

American Inns of Court, Milton L. Schwartz / David F. Levi Chapter