As a litigator, Sarah represented business clients in a wide range of matters, including breach of contract, shareholder disputes, and products liability. In addition, Sarah has experience working on agency rule challenges, agency appeals, and various other administrative law matters.
Prior to joining Tonkon Torp, Sarah was an Assistant Attorney General in the Oregon Department of Justice, where she worked in both the Appellate Division and the Attorney General's Office. Sarah served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable David Schuman of the Oregon Court of Appeals and an extern to the Honorable Ann Aiken in the Federal District Court of Oregon, Eugene. As a law student, Sarah was a fellow in the Wayne Morse Center of Law & Politics and managing editor of the Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation.
Tonkon Torp Obtains First-of-its-Kind Site Certificate for Oregon Wind Facility
After obtaining land rights for a 500 megawatt wind energy facility, Tonkon Torp helped Wheatridge file and process the first wind energy project presented to the Siting Council without a specific transmission corridor identified. Find details and more featured cases here.
Tonkon Torp Wins OR Supreme Court Victory for ACLU of Oregon
Tonkon Torp attorneys Steven Wilker, Sarah Einowski and Gwen Griffith, working on behalf of the ACLU of Oregon, won a large victory in the Oregon Supreme Court that strengthens the public's right to records. Find details and more featured cases here.
Tonkon Torp Completes Successful Arbitration for Owners of Closely Held Business
In December 2015, Tonkon Torp closed a swift and successful arbitration to enforce payment owed to its clients, family members who founded and grew a successful business in the Northwest. In 2012, the clients had worked with Tonkon Torp to sell the company to a large, billion-dollar national entity.
Community Involvement & Activities
ACLU of Oregon Lawyers Committee
Oregon League of Minority Voters
Owen M. Panner American Inn of Court
Executive Committee, At-Large Member
Classroom Law Project
Jefferson High School Mock Trial Team - Volunteer, Former Coach
Oregon Women Lawyers
Owen Panner Inn of Court
Sarah Einowski Receives Outstanding Mentor Award from Lewis & Clark Law
You Need an Estate Plan – Even if You Don't Have an "Estate"
Sarah Einowski Speaks at Art of the Possible
28 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Honored on 2017 Super Lawyers Lists
Tonkon Torp Hosts ACLU Lawyers' Committee
Sarah Einowski Participates in Light the Night 2017 Executive Breakfast
Sarah Einowski Joins Light the Night Executive Leadership Committee
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 OWLS Awards Dinner
Sarah Einowski Joins Oregon ACLU Lawyers' Committee
28 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Honored on 2016 Super Lawyers Lists
Tonkon Torp Hosts Fundraiser for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Sarah Einowski Helps Students Thrive Through Mock Trial Program
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2016 OWLS Awards Dinner
Sarah Einowski Joins Inn of Court Executive Committee
An Unconstitutional Delegation of Governmental Authority
Tonkon Torp Hosts Team in Training Fundraiser
Tonkon Torp Hosts Networking Event for Upcoming Law School Grads
Tonkon Torp Litigation Department Adds Two Lawyers
Publications & Presentations
"The Art of the Possible: Harnessing Innovation and Creativity to Unlock Professional Potential," University of Oregon Innovation Summit, October 2017
Recent Case Notes – Constitutional Law, The Verdict, 2015 – Issue 1