Sarah E. Gruwell


Sarah Gruwell recently joined The Law Offices of Christon Skinner, P.S. as an associate. Prior to joining our team, Sarah pursued cases against pharmaceutical companies for a products liability firm. 


Ms. Gruwell's practice focuses on Family Law, Criminal Law, Equine Law and other civil litigation matters. 


Ms. Gruwell has a strong background in family law and estate planning, including clerkships at Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands Legal Aid Society and the Stillwell Law Firm. In furtherance of her biology background, she assisted the Upper Chattahoochee RiverKeeper on issues surrounding the Rivers and Harbors Act, Flood Control Act, US Army Corp of Engineers 216 Studies, and other environmental matters.

Sarah is an active member of a philanthropic educational organization that focuses on women pursuing degrees in higher education. Additionally, Sarah is a member of the Washington Bar Association, Island County Bar Association and the American Veterinary Legal Association.  

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Serving Island, Skagit & San Juan Counties


Law School: Atlanta's John Marshall Law School, 2010, recipient of the Cali Award of Excellence For the Future Award in Environmental Law. 


College: Reinhardt University, B.S. in Biology, manga cum laude


Bar Admissions: 2013, Washington State