Sara Swiren is an owner of Swiren & Witzleb, PLLC, in Phoenix, Arizona. She represents clients throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area and devotes her practice exclusively to family law matters.
After graduating summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science in marketing from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University in 2004, Mrs. Swiren earned her law degree from the Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law in 2007. While in law school, she was Vice President of the Sports & Entertainment Law Students Association and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Steven D. Sheldon (ret.) of the Family Court Division of the Superior Court of Arizona in Maricopa County. She has been admitted to practice in Arizona since 2008. Prior to forming Swiren & Witzleb, PLLC, Mrs. Swiren had her pwn practice and worked as an assoatiate with several Phoenix area family law firms.
Mrs. Swiren is often asked to share her experiences in family law with other professionals. From 2010 to 2012, she served on the faculty of the Maricopa County Bar Association Family Law Section's Trial Advocacy Seminar, and in 2011, she co-presented an introductory seminar on family law to area legal assistants. To stay abreast of developments in her field, Ms. Swiren is active in several professional organizations. Since 2010, she has been a board member of the Maricopa County Bar Association, and she has held several leadership positions within the organization, including Chair. Mrs. Swiren also volunteered at the Maricopa County Volunteer Lawyers Program, the Family Lawyers Assistance Program, and Fresh Start.
Mrs. Swiren is dedicated to her clients and has a genuine concern for their best interests. When she is not busy representing her clients, she is spending time with her family and rescue dogs.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Best Family Law Lawyers (Selected by Peer Recognition)||Best Lawyers||2019|
|Lead Counsel Rated (Family Law)||Lead Counset||2015|
|Owner and Attorney||Swiren & Witzleb, PLLC||2020 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||DeShon Laraye Pullen PLC||2014 - 2020|
|Associate Attorney||Franks, Houser & McVey, P.C.||2011 - 2014|
|Owner / Solo Practitioner||Law Offices of Sara A. Swiren, PLC||2009 - 2011|
|Of Counsel Attorney||The Harrian Law Firm, PLC||2009 - 2011|
|Associate, Law Clerk, Legal Assistant, Legal Intern||Fromm, Smith & Gadow, P.C.||2006 - 2009|
|Judicial Extern||Maricopa County Superior Court||2006 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Board Member||2020 - Present|
|Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Immediate Past Chair||2014 - 2014|
|Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Chair||2013 - 2013|
|Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Chair Elect||2012 - 2012|
|Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Board Member||2010 - 2015|
|Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2007|
|Arizona State University - W.P . Carey School of Business||BS - Bachelor of Science||2004|
|University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill||N/A||N/A|
|Trial Advocacy Seminar||Trial Advocacy||2012|
|Introduction to Law Family Law||Introduction to Family Law||2011|
|Trial Advocacy Seminar||Trial Advocacy||2011|
|Trial Advocacy Seminar||Trial Advocacy||2010|
|Accomazzo v. Kemp, ex rel. Cnty. of Maricopa, 1 CA-SA 13-0203, 2014 WL 222783 (Ariz. Ct. App. Jan. 21, 2014)||Special Action granted|
Posted by Chris
Wed Aug 26 2015