Sarah Thornsberry

Sarah Thornsberry assists healthcare clients with strategic tax planning and transactional structuring related to mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures.  Her experience includes advising privately held and publicly traded companies.


  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and California  Bar Associations
  • Member, American Bar Association Tax Section and Business Law Section


  • J.D., cum laude, Pepperdine University School of Law, 2014
    • Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution Certificate
    • Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law Certificate
    • Scott H. Racine Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in the Study of Taxation, 2013-2014
    • Dean’s Academic Scholarship
    • Business Editor, The Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship, and the Law
  • LL.M., University of Florida Levin College of Law, Taxation
  • B.S., Washington and Lee University, Business Administration, 2010
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Tennessee

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Sarah enjoys exploring the growing coffee scene in Nashville and spending time hiking local trails. Moving among different states throughout her childhood, she developed a love for new places and traveling. After a wonderful trip to Mount Rainier this past summer, up next on her dream list: the Alps.