Sarah Mancuso

P: 216.348.5716

Sarah is an associate practicing out of McDonald Hopkins’ Cleveland office.  Her practice focuses on business and commercial litigation, directors and officers litigation, and energy litigation which involves the representation of clients in federal and state court and in AAA arbitration proceedings.

Sarah has a passion for advocating for her clients inside and outside of the courtroom.  Sarah understands litigation from a business perspective and strives to solve her client’s problems in an effective and efficient manner.  Sarah takes pride in developing creative litigation strategies that fit her client’s unique goals.

Sarah represents private and public entities in federal and state courts throughout Ohio.  She represents and advises clients on business and commercial litigation matters such as contract disputes, regulatory compliance, commercial landlord-tenant disputes, member/shareholder litigation, uniform commercial code disputes, and other matters.  Sarah has experience in the prosecution and defense of non-compete, trade secret, and unfair competition claims.  Sarah also has experience in representing natural gas distribution and transmission companies in civil litigation, including lawsuits involving fires and explosions, natural gas leaks, personal injury claims, and real and personal property damages.

Prior to joining McDonald Hopkins, Sarah worked at a prominent litigation firm in Cleveland, where her practice focused on professional liability defense, securities litigation and FINRA arbitration, and business and commercial litigation.  Sarah also worked as a law clerk for the firm during law school.

Sarah earned her J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, graduating cum laude.  While in law school, she was the captain of the Cleveland-Marshall Trial Advocacy Team and an editor of The Global Business Law Review. Sarah graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. from Baldwin Wallace University.