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Sara Tess Ballew

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Toll Free: 866-309-9441
Office: 913-696-0925
Fax: 913-696-0468

10901 Lowell
Suite 280
Overland Park, Kansas 66210

Sara’s civil litigation practice focuses primarily on employment law. She represents employees in cases involving employment discrimination, and the enforcement of employees’ rights to receive overtime pay and minimum wage. Sara also advocates for consumers’ rights through the enforcement of violations of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act “FACTA” and anti-trust laws. Sara is a life-long resident of the Kansas City area, and enjoys spending time with her husband, David.

Education

J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 2012
Advocacy Certificate
Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy, Symposium Editor, 2011-2012; staff member, 2010-2011
Vice President of KU Women in Law
CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Criminal Law

B.A., Political Science, University of Kansas, 2009
Business minor, Dance minor
Graduated with Highest Distinction
Phi Beta Kappa Arts and Sciences Honors Society

Publications

Sara Gold, 2011 Amendments to the Kansas Workers Compensation Act in Light of Bergstrom v. Spears Manufacturing Company, 21 KAN. J.L. PUB. POL’Y, 329 (2012).

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Kansas
Member Since: 2013

Missouri
Member Since: 2012

United States District Court of Kansas
Member Since: 2013

United States District Court of Western District of Missouri
Member Since: 2012

National Employment Lawyers Association – Kansas City

Association for Women Lawyers