Sarah Katy Koon

Sarah Katy Koon

Associate
Location:
Memphis, Tennessee
Phone:
901-303-8619
800-610-9622 (Toll Free)
Fax:
901-328-1502
Email:

As a second generation attorney, Sarah Koon's interest in the law burgeoned at a young age. Now she lives to fight for her clients. Ms. Koon individually settled over $500,000 in motor vehicle claims in 2016 alone.

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Accident and Injury Law
  • 5% Family Law
  • 5% Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 2014
  • Tennessee, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2015

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Edith Waits Turley Scholarship
    • Honors: Dean of Delta Theta Phi
  • Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
    • Honors: Society of Scholars (Phi Betta Kappa Equivalent)
    • Major: Sociology
    • Major: Criminology
    • Major: Gender Studies

Published Works

  • Prosecuting the Juvenile Justice System: An Argument Against Incarceration, 19 Adelphia L.J. (2015).

Classes/Seminars

  • CLE Instructor: From Crash to Cash: Handling Car Wreck Cases in Tennessee, Memphis Bar Association (2017).

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star (Only 2.5% of Tennessee Attorneys Selected), 2017 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tennessee Association for Justice, 2015 - Present
  • Tennessee Bar Association, 2016 - Present
  • Memphis Bar Association, 2014 - Present
  • Memphis Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, 2014 - Present
  • Mississippi Bar Association, 2014 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), The Exchange Club Family Center, Memphis, TN, 2014 - Present
  • Community Legal Center, Volunteer, 2016 - Present
  • Tennessee Supreme Court, Attorney for Justice, 2016 - Present

Languages

  • English