Location: Albany, New York
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Location: Albany, New York
Sarah M. Bennett joined The Colwell Law Group, LLC as an associate attorney in May of 2018. Sarah joins us after serving victims of domestic violence at the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York for the past year. Her experience in various family courts in the local area, as well as task forces, will lend itself well to her zealous representation of our family law clients in the Capital District.
Sarah hails from the North Country and is a 2013 graduate of the State University of New York at Geneseo where she attained a BA in psychology with a minor in history. Sarah graduated from Quinnipiac University School of Law, cum laude, in May of 2016 and was admitted to the Connecticut and New York State Bars thereafter. Sarah concentrated her studies, with honors, in Family Law and Civil Advocacy and has a certification for mediation in Connecticut and collaborative law for Family Law in New York.
While attending law school, Sarah was active in the Children’s Law Center of Connecticut as a certified legal intern assisting in conducting home studies and guardian ad litem duties in court. She was a Sappern Fellow assisting low-income clients with divorce paperwork and obtaining restraining orders. Sarah altruistic personality is further evidenced through her works at the Employment Discrimination Mediation Program. Sarah is an animal lover and in her free time can be found painting.
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