Wills, Trusts, Estates and Probate Law
Sarah's Law Firm
246 W. Wright Ave.
Shepherd, MI 48883
Sarah Ostahowski has centered Sarah’s Law Firm on helping families plan for life’s unexpected circumstances. She has created a firm with a comfortable atmosphere for you to plan for your family. Sarah wants you to fully understand your plan and your documents. You will leave her firm confident in your plan and with all your questions answered. Sarah’s goal is that her team will become like family and you will always feel comfortable stopping in to say hello.
As the wife of a military veteran, Sarah knows how vital it is to have the right family plan in place. Sarah has centered her firm on helping families plan for life’s unexpected circumstances because she understands the importance of having someone to turn to for guidance and support.
Sarah is passionate about spending time with her husband and their three children, Victoria, Elizabeth, and Ezekiel. She is also a creative choreographer and dance instructor for local community events enjoys taking part in a variety of speaking engagements and is a strong voice in the community.
Sarah’s diverse background helps her understand the differing circumstances, backgrounds and lifestyles of her clients. After graduating from Shepherd High School, she attended Alma College where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Business Administration and Dance and Theater. While attending Alma College, she also worked part-time at MidMichigan Medical Center—Gratiot, and after she graduated, she was hired on full time in the Human Resources Department. After spending three years in Human Resources, Sarah decided it was time to reach for her dream and go to law school.
At Thomas M. Cooley Law School Sarah excelled. She was the Managing Editor of the Law Review, a Teacher’s Assistant in the 60+ Estate Planning Clinic, a Research Assistant (where she helped to write two Constitutional Law textbooks), and graduated in the top 10% of her class. Sarah also worked full-time while attending law school as an Investment Advisor and Office Manager for a financial planning firm in East Lansing. She held both a series 7 and 66 license.
Sarah is a frequent speaker for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Michigan, and WealthCounsel (a nationwide network of Estate Planning Attorneys). She can also be found speaking at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School. Sarah is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the American Bar Association, and WealthCounsel. She is on the Board of Trustee's for Gratiot and Isabella County United Way, and 60+ Elder Law Clinic at Cooley Law School and the Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan. She was recently honored as a 2017 Women in Law award recipient, awarded Top 40 under 40 by National Advocates for 2016 and 2017, and 2017 Super Lawyers Rising Star.