Sara J. Woods

Associate  |   Fresno/Central Valley

Practice Groups

Sara’s experience includes construction defect, personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice and breach of contract claims. She has participated in all aspects of litigation, including trial preparation. Prior to Ericksen Arbuthnot, Sara worked for several large insurance defense firms in both Northern and Southern California.

While in law school, Sara served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Gary Allen Feess for the United States District Court, Central District of California.  She also served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Jorge Ballestero for Federal Criminal and Correctional Court in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Sara is from Orange County and the mother of two toddlers. In her free time, Sara loves to travel, read, spend time outdoors, exercise and play golf.


  • Southwestern University School of Law, J.D.
  • California State University, Chico, B.A.
  • California
  • Spanish