Prior to joining Key Law Group, Sarah served as family court staff attorney for the Honorable Joan L. Byer of Jefferson County (Kentucky) Family Court Division One, where she researched applicable law, advised the Court on legal issues, and drafted orders and opinions on various types of cases, including divorce, custody & support; dependency, abuse, and neglect (DNA); status offender; domestic violence; and paternity. She regularly interacted with attorneys and pro se litigants and her experience gives her valuable insight from a judicial perspective.
Sarah also has a strong background in legal research and writing, having served as a judicial intern to Judge Laurance B. VanMeter with the Kentucky Court of Appeals and Chief Judge Jennifer B. Coffman with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, where she prepared bench memoranda and opinions for various federal court cases and state court appeals.
Sarah began helping those with legal needs while obtaining her J.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Law, serving as a certified legal intern with the law schools legal clinic. As a member of the Legal Clinic, Sarah counseled clients in a variety of cases, including family law and divorce. She was a recipient of the Milton M. and Alene F. Livingston Scholarship, and was a top advocate on the Trial Advocacy Board. Sarah also obtained her B.A. in Political Science from UK with a minor in psychology, where she participated in the Honors Program and received the Presidential Scholarship. Sarah was a Kentucky Governors Scholar and a member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority.
As an active member of Key Law Group and its family law & domestic relations practice, she has also participated in Guardian ad Litem (GAL) training and serves as Parent's Attorney on the dependency, abuse, and neglect (DNA) docket in Jefferson County Family Court Division Two. She lives in Louisville, Kentucky, and outside of the practice of law, she enjoys yoga, painting, and softball. Sarah also works with high school students as a tutor, having served as a senior tutor for the Louisville Tutoring Agency and worked with a wide range of students at The Tutoring Club in Lexington, Kentucky.
Licensed since 2011
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I regularly refer friends and family members to Ms. Huyck for assistance with family law and domestic matters. She is prompt and professional in her responses, and does everything she can to assist them. I would highly recommend her for family law matters.
Stephanie Wurdock Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney
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|KY||Authorized to practice law||2011||03/11/2013|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|2015 Kentucky Rising Stars List||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Kentucky Governor's Scholar||Kentucky Governor's Scholar||2003|
|Parent's Attorney (DNA docket)||Jefferson County (Kentucky) Family Court Division Two||2015 - Present|
|Attorney||Key Law Group (as of counsel to Jones Ward, PLC)||2012 - 2013|
|Attorney||Key Law Group||2012 - Present|
|Lead Tutor||Louisville Tutoring Agency||2011 - 2013|
|Staff Attorney to Judge||Jefferson County Family Court Division One||2011 - 2012|
|Legal Intern||University Of Kentucky College Of Law Legal Clinic||2010 - 2011|
|Judicial Intern||Kentucky Court Of Appeals||2009 - 2009|
|Judicial Intern||United States District Court, Eastern District Of Kentucky||2009 - 2009|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Louisville Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Section||Vice Chair||2015 - Present|
|Kentucky Justice Association||Membership Committee member, Domestic Relations section member||2013 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky||Admitted to Practice||2013 - Present|
|Louisville Bar Association||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Louisville Tutoring Agency||ACT tutor||2011 - Present|
|Kentucky Bar Association, Family Law Section||N/A||N/A|
|Louisville Bar Association, Family Law Section||N/A||N/A|
|Women Lawyers Association of Jefferson County||N/A||N/A|
|Contributor||The ACT for Bad Test Takers||2014|
|University of Kentucky College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2011|
|University of Kentucky||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2008|
|Lone Oak High School (Paducah, Kentucky)||N/A||Salutatorian||2004|