Sara has practiced local government law at Lidstone & Company since 2009 and became a partner in the firm in 2000. She is a litigator and provides advice on a wide variety of issues, with a particular emphasis on bylaw enforcement, judicial review, legislative analysis, conflicts of interest, freedom of information and cannabis law. Sara represents clients at the BC Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Provincial Court and in matters involving the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner, Ombudsperson, and professional regulatory bodies. In December 2022, Sara was appointed by Vancouver City Council as a member of its Building Board of Appeal, as the representative of the Law Society of British Columbia. In 2023 the term of the appointment was extended to December 31, 2026.