Sarah J. Crooks - Perkins Coie LLP

Sarah J. Crooks

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 503-727-2252

Sarah Crooks, a partner in the firm's Commercial Litigation group, focuses her practice on navigating clients through complex business litigation, class action lawsuits and attorney general investigations across a variety of industry sectors, including the telecommunications, food and restaurant, childcare and education and real estate sectors. Sarah also has extensive experience representing clients in the areas of consumer protection, securities litigation, fraudulent transfer litigation and will contests.

Sarah dedicates a significant portion of her time to pro bono work and volunteer efforts to serve the legal community. Since 2002, Sarah has served as a volunteer attorney for Legal Aid Services of Oregon representing victims of domestic violence in obtaining restraining orders. Sarah is also involved with the American Bar Association, the Multnomah Bar Association (past President), and Oregon Women Lawyers (past President).  In 2012, the Oregon Bench & Bar Commission on Professionalism recognized Sarah with the Justice Edwin J. Peterson Professionalism Award for consistently demonstrating the highest standards of conduct to the bench, bar and public.  In 2010, Sarah was recognized for her unrelenting commitment to the promotion of women in the legal profession as a recipient of the Oregon Women Lawyers Justice Betty Roberts Award.

University of Oregon School of LawJ.D. University of NevadaBS
Multnomah Bar AssociationNational Conference of Women's Bar AssociationsAmerican Bar Association Federal Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington

Office Location

1120 Northwest Couch Street, 10th Floor
Portland, OR 97209-4128
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Antitrust of the Portland-OR Metro Area
Sarah J. Crooks has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Litigation - Antitrust