Sarah holds a B.A. from the University of Victoria, a J.D. from the University of Toronto and an LL.M. from the University of Cambridge. She was called to the Bar in British Columbia in 2008, after serving a 12-month clerkship to justices at the Court of Appeal for British Columbia and completing her articles at the Vancouver office of a national law firm. Sarah first practised in the area of general civil litigation with an emphasis on civil appeals. In recent years, she has worked principally as a research lawyer.