Sarah Goetz

Madison Legal Fellow


Sarah Goetz (she/her/hers) is a Madison Legal Fellow at Americans United for Separation of Church and State.

Sarah earned her Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from American University Washington College of Law, where she was a Public Interest/Public Service Scholar. During law school, she was a member of law review and a student-attorney in the criminal defense clinic. She previously interned with Americans United’s Legal Department, as well as with the American Civil Liberties Union’s National Prison Project and the New York Civil Liberties Union. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from Vassar College.

After law school, Sarah returned to the ACLU’s National Prison Project as a legal fellow. She then clerked for U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephan M. Vidmar in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico.

BREAKING NEWS

As Supreme Court Entertains Attack On Civil Rights Laws In 303 Creative, Americans United Reminds Nation Of What’s At Stake

Americans United for Separation of Church and State joined 29 religious freedom organizations in filing an amicus brief that explained how anti-discrimination laws like Colorado’s protect religious minorities as well as LGBTQ people and customers with other protected characteristics, such as race, sex, age and ability.

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