Sarah Orman, Senior Attorney

Sarah Orman

As a Senior Attorney at TASB Legal Services, Sarah Orman advises school district officials on a variety of legal issues. Sarah is also a frequent presenter at state and national conferences regarding school law topics, including Title IX, school safety, student privacy, special education, and student discipline.

Sarah was born and raised in Austin, Texas. Before attending law school at the Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco, California, Sarah studied Russian at the Evergreen State College in Washington, received a Master’s Degree in Slavic Languages and Literatures from the University of Wisconsin, and worked as an assistant literary agent in New York, New York.

Sarah was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2006 and worked for two years as a school district attorney in Oakland, California, where her practice focused on labor and employment. Sarah was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2011. From 2010–2013, she worked in the Austin office of Walsh, Anderson, Gallegos, Green and Treviño, where she represented school districts in the areas of employment, governance, facilities and business. In 2017, Sarah became a certified Civil Rights Investigator through the Association of Title IX Administrators.

Sarah is a member of the school law section of the State Bar, the Texas Council of School Attorneys and the National Council of School Attorneys.