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An almost life-long resident of Kansas, Sarah Carmody left shortly to earn her bachelor's degree at Ball State University in 2003.  She realized she wanted to move back home and attended law school at UMKC, graduating in 2008.  While in law school she was president of the Midwestern Innocence Project Student Organization and received the Latshaw Award for excellence in criminal justice. She also received the Teira Farrow Award from the Association of Women Law Students.  Since graduating, Sarah has found a passion for family law. Sarah was raised by a single mother and is now a mother herself. She is committed to a smooth transition for children during the difficult process of divorce or other custody disputes.  Sarah is licensed in both Kansas and Missouri and practices extensively in both states.When she is not working, Sarah enjoys playing with her two children and trying new restaurants with her husband. 


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
    8 years
  2. Family: 20%
    8 years
  3. Child Support: 20%
    8 years
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    8 years
  5. Uncontested Divorce: 10%
    8 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Lindsey Marie Van Fleet

    Sarah and I were opposing counsel on a very contested divorce with children involved. We had differing viewpoints and difficult positions to pursue for our clients. Sarah was a professional to work with and knowledgeable in the area. She works hard for her clients.


    Lindsey Van Fleet Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Sarah Carmody Law, LLC

4601 College Blvd.
Suite 110
Leawood, KS, 66211


KSAuthorized to practice law200907/04/2016
MOGood Standing, Active200801/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Latshaw Award for Excellence in Criminal JusticeUMKC2008
Tiera Farrrow AwardAssociation of Women Law Students2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerSarah Carmody Law, LLC2012 - Present
PartnerSwall, Carmody & Hutchings, LLC2011 - 2012
PartnerBuckley & Hutchings, LLC2008 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Inns of Court- Johnson County Family Law ChapterN/A2014 - Present
Kansas Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Johnson County Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Clay County Bar AssociationN/A2008 - 2012
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationN/A2008 - 2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2008
Ball State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science2003