Contact

(210) 853-5798
ssantos@dslawpc.com

Sarah Santos

Profile

Sarah Santos is a co-founder of Davis & Santos. Sarah focuses her practice on banking and other commercial litigation, including business disputes, employment litigation, cross-border litigation, and fraud-related investigations and litigation. Sarah represents financial institution, business entities, and individuals from the U.S. and Mexico.

Sarah’s banking practice involves representing and advising financial institutions in lender liability claims, UCC claims, wrongful foreclosure claims, unsuitable investment claims, employee embezzlement schemes, employment litigation, government investigations, commercial collections, and REO and note sales.

Sarah is a native Spanish speaker and also represents financial institutions and creditors on loan transaction and collection activities involving Mexican nationals and/or collateral in Mexico.

Education

Sarah received her J.D., with honors, from The University of Texas School of Law in 2003. She graduated, cum laude, from Princeton University in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Politics and Certificates in Political Economy and Latin American Studies.

Recognition

  • The University of Texas School of Law CHLSA “Mujeres en Accion” Award, March 31, 2012.

Clerkship

Memberships & Activities

  • State Bar of Texas – Member
  • San Antonio Bar Association – Member
  • Southwest Association of Bank Counsel – Member
  • Federal Bar Association – Member

Publications

  • What is the Sham Affidavit Rule, Attorney at Law Magazine, San Antonio Edition, Vol. 1 No. 3 (2019).
  • Pre-Judgment Remedies for Securing Collateral, State Bar of Texas – Suing, Defending, and Negotiating with Financial Institutions, Feb. 7, 2013.

Admitted To Practice

  • Texas, 2003
  • All U.S. District Courts in Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Board Certification

Practice Areas