Sara Walsh

Sara Walsh

Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Phone:
312-876-0600
Fax:
312-466-0823

Sara Walsh has been an Illinois licensed attorney since 2010. Ms. Walsh graduated with high distinction from the University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign. Ms. Walsh worked in healthcare before attending law school at Loyola University in Chicago. While in law school, Ms. Walsh was Senior Editor of the Children Legal Rights Journal and she interned for the Department of  Justice and the Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago. Ms. Walsh worked at the City of Chicago Law Department while attending school where she was able to hone her skills in the courtroom as a 711 law clerk. Ms. Walsh graduated from Loyola in 2010 and earned a Public Interest Award at graduation. After graduation, she worked at a small firm in Chicago where she practiced criminal defense, administrative law, and labor law. Since then, she has practiced in the areas of criminal defense, labor law, administrative law, family law, and various other legal matters.  Ms. Walsh has been an Associate with Shimanovsky & Moscardini, LLP since 2012. She is fluent in Spanish.

Areas of Practice

  • 35% Criminal
  • 20% Administrative
  • 15% Consumer Finance
  • 20% Employment/Labor
  • 10% Family/Juvenile

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2010

Education

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2010
    • Honors: Public Interest Award
    • Law Review: Children Legal Rights Journal, Senior Editor
  • The University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign, Illinois
    • B.A. with High Distinction - 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • ISBA, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law Offices of Daniel Q. Herbert & Associates, Associate Attorney, 2011 - 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago, 2008 - 2009
  • Lead Safe Housing Intiative/Child Law Center/Community Law Center Clinic, 2008 - 2010

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English