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Sarah H Kimberly

Sarah H Kimberly

Practice areas:

Class Action, Employee Benefits, Litigation, Securities & Investment Fraud

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    About Me

    Sarah Kimberly's practice focuses on ERISA class actions involving 401(k) retirement plans, traditional pension plans, ESOPs, and health and welfare plans. She has successfully litigated a number of ERISA breach of fiduciary duty cases relating to the mortgage and credit crises, including Alvidres v. Countrywide Financial Corp., In re Fremont General Corp. Litigation, and In re IndyMac ERISA Litigation. During law school, Ms. Kimberly served on both the Moot Court and Mock Trial Boards and worked as a law clerk in the National Security Section of the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. Prior to law school, she worked as an editor at a major publishing company in Boston.

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    Practice Areas

    Licensed since 2007

    1. Class Action: 67%
    2. Employee Benefits: 30%
    3. Litigation: 2%
    4. Securities & Investment Fraud: 1%

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    Contingent (10-30%)

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    License
    StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
    WAActive200707/06/2015

    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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    Awards
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Rising StarSuper Lawyers - Washington2011
    Rising StarSuper Lawyers - Washington2010

    Associations
    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    KCBA Young Lawyers DivisionCo-chair, Community Involvement Committee2011 - Present
    Washington Women LawyersMember2010 - Present
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth CircuitAdmitted2010 - Present
    King County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
    Washington State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
    American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
    U.S. District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted2008 - Present

    Legal Cases
    Case NameOutcome
    Alvidres v. Countrywide Financial Corp.Settled
    In re Fremont General Corp. LitigationSettled

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    Publications
    Publication NameTitleDate
    Employee Benefits Committee NewsletterCourt Declines to Limit Damages in Neil v. Zell2011

    Education
    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
    Dartmouth CollegeArt HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1999

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    38th Annual TIPS Midwinter Symposium on Insurance and Employee BenefitsThe Supremes and ERISA: Cigna v. Amara and more2012