Sara E. Hire

Location:     San Jose, California
Phone:        408-286-2122
800-970-3414 (Toll Free)
Fax:            408-286-2121
Email:       sara@sanjoseelderlaw.com

Sara E. Hire is best described as compassionate, open-minded and driven. From a young age, her parents taught her to use her capabilities to stand up for others who do not have a voice. Sara strives to be fair, diligent and steadfast in everything she does.

Sara has volunteered her time and talents to many different causes. Being of service to her community allows her to empower others to make choices in their own lives. By interacting with individuals from all walks of life, Sara’s core value of human dignity for everyone has been strengthened.

Prior to attending law school, Sara graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A. in Psychology and a B.A. in Political Science. There Sara decided that she would combine her understanding of bureaucracy and desire to assist others through the law.

After graduating Santa Clara Law School, Sara joined The Law Office of Lisa C. Bryant, Inc. to help lead the practice. She focuses on estate planning and elder law. Sara is passionate about assisting clients through the entire legal process.

Sara is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) and the Silicon Valley Bar Association (SVBA).

Sara is a native of San Jose, California. She enjoys playing the piano, photography, and travel.

Bar Admissions

California, 2013

Education

          Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California

J.D. – 2013

Honors: Dean’s List

       University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California

B.A. cum laude – 2009

Major: Psychology and Political Science

Honors and Awards

The CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Advocacy

Witkin Award for Legal Excellence in Elder Law

Witkin Award for Legal Excellence in Negotiating

High Tech Excellence Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives                  (NOSSCR), Member

Silicon Valley Bar Association, Member

 

Pro Bono Activities

Volunteer Tax Preparer – Advanced Certification at Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program – Katharine & George Alexander Community Law Center