Noteworthy Results for Sarah E. Marston

Sample of Family Law Results

Some of the noteworthy results that Sarah has obtained or assisted in obtaining for family law clients are illustrated by the following examples:

  • Successfully obtained child custody for a father, who was judged to be a more fit parent than the maternal aunt after a full trial.
  • Successfully obtained favorable shared custody arrangement for unmarried mother after full trial.
  • Successfully and significantly reduced the child support and alimony obligations of a father, proving at trial that his ex-spouse had hidden sources of income from the court that were not accounted for in the original divorce decree.
  • Successfully defeated motions for joint legal custody and increased visitation made by a father after divorce, proving that he engaged in domestic violence and abuse.
  • Successfully obtained numerous restraining orders against current and former spouses, and successfully defeated motions of restraining orders as well.

Sample of Criminal Law Results

Some of the noteworthy results that Sarah has obtained for clients being prosecuted by the state are illustrated by the following examples:

  • Successfully argued numerous pre-trial motions to exclude evidence.
  • Successfully argued numerous motions in limine to obtain favorable pre-trial rulings on rules of evidence or procedure.
  • Successfully negotiated numerous pleas, obtaining continuances without findings or probated sentences, etc.
  • Successfully obtained a variety of key pre-trial rulings at clerk's hearings, positioning cases for favorable verdict or resolution.