Sarah Lawson Clark

Sarah Lawson Clark

Associate | Louisville | 502-560-9983  | sclark@ppoalaw.com

Sarah’s practice is focused primarily on the defense of medical malpractice claims and general insurance defense.

Sarah grew up in Frankfort, Kentucky. In 2009, she graduated summa cum laude from DePaul University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. After undergrad, she was selected to join Teach for America and spent the next two years teaching literature to middle school students in rural Louisiana. She returned to Kentucky for law school, obtaining her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 2014. While in law school, Sarah served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Kentucky Law Journal and was a law clerk at PPOA during both summers. Upon graduation, she spent one year as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph M. Hood in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, before joining the firm in 2015.

When not working, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. She serves on the Board of Summerbridge Louisville and volunteers for various local organizations through the Louisville Bar Association.

Areas of Concentration

Medical Negligence
Professional Liability
Products Liability & Medical Device Litigation

Bar Admissions & Organizations

– Kentucky Bar Association
– Louisville Bar Association
– U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
– U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
– Associate, Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court

Education

– University of Kentucky School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2014
– DePaul University, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, summa cum laude, 2009