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  • Tufts University, B.A. (2010) cum laude
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D. (2015)


  • Maryland
Sarah Bartle, Associate Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2834
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Sarah Bartle is an associate in the White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement and Government Contracts groups in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. Sarah’s practice focuses on the representation of individual and corporate clients involving alleged criminal fraud and violations of the False Claims Act (FCA). Additionally, she represents government contractors in counseling and litigation matters, including bid protests before the Government Accountability Office (GAO).

Sarah’s recent experiences include:

  • Representing an individual in connection with a Department of Justice investigation into criminal allegations against an individual’s former employer and other executives.
  • Representing an aviation-industry company in connection with a Department of Justice investigation into alleged violations of the FCA.

Sarah has an active pro bono practice. She has represented parents involved in custody disputes, individuals accused of multiple felonies, and individuals seeking asylum in the U.S. because of persecution based on their gender or sexual orientation.

Sarah received her J.D. from Georgetown University, where she represented juveniles in delinquency proceedings in D.C. Superior Court with the Juvenile Justice Clinic. She also served on the American Criminal Law Review, where she was an editor for the Annual Survey of White Collar Crime section on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). During law school, Sarah interned for the Department of Justice Asset Forfeiture and Money Laundering Section (AFMLS). She received her B.A. cum laude from Tufts University in 2010.


Admitted to practice: Maryland

Sarah is not admitted in the District of Columbia; her practice is supervised by partners of the firm.

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