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About Me

Some attorneys think of themselves as living in an ivory tower,
disconnected from the realities and emotional impacts their clients
face. Not Sarah. That’s because Sarah has experienced the human side of
domestic relations around the globe.


In the Philippines, Sarah helped disadvantaged women understand and
stand up for their rights. In Washington D.C., she investigated
facilities for victims of abuse in India. And, in Portland, she
counseled the city’s low-income residents about family law and domestic


Sarah knows that your individual family law situation is like no other, and she has a world of experience to prove it.


Practice Areas

  1. Divorce & Separation: 80%
  2. Child Custody: 10%
  3. Family: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gevurtz, Menashe, Larson & Howe PC

115 NW 1st Ave
Suite 400
Portland, OR, 97209



Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension - disciplinary
    issued in OR, 2009


    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerHoltey Law, LLC2013 - Present
AssociateGevurtz Menashe Larson Howe, PC2004 - 2013
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Oregon Women LawyersMemberN/A
Multnomah County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Oregon Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Membership CommitteeMemberN/A
Multnomah County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Pro Bono CommitteeMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Portland Family Magazine, January 2013Helping Your Teen Cope with Your Divorce2013
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Nuts and Bolts of Family LawAvoiding Common Pitfalls in Complex Family Law Cases2009