Sarah Carmody

Sarah Carmody

Sole Practitioner
Olathe, Kansas
An almost life-long resident of Kansas, Sarah Carmody left shortly to earn her bachelor's degree at Ball State University in 2003.  She realized she wanted to move back home and attended law school at UMKC, graduating in 2008.  While in law school she was president of the Midwestern Innocence Project Student Organization and received the Latshaw Award for excellence in criminal justice.  She also received the Teira Farrow Award from the Association of Women Law Students.  Since graduating, Sarah has found a passion for family law. Sarah was raised by a single mother and is now a mother herself. She is committed to a smooth transition for children during the difficult process of divorce or other custody disputes.  Sarah is licensed in both Kansas and Missouri and practices extensively in both states.When she is not working, Sarah enjoys playing with her two children and trying new restaurants with her husband. 

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills & Trusts
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Military Divorce
  • Father's Rights
  • Criminal & Traffic

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2008
  • Kansas, 2009


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2008
  • Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana
    • B.S. cum laude - 2003
    • Major: Criminal Justice/Criminology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas Bar Association, 2012 - Present
  • Johnson County Bar Association, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Clay County Bar Association, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Kansas City Bar Association, Member, 2008 - 2012
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2004 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Uplift Volunteer, 2011 - Present
  • Kansas Against the Death Penalty, 2010 - Present


  • Pi Beta Phi