Sarah HarlosAttorney

Professional Experience:

Ms. Harlos is a member of Francis Hansen & Martin’s litigation department with a general practice that emphasizes all aspects of Family Law, including divorce and separation, custody and parenting time, and the representation of children in complex divorce cases. She has developed significant experience in all aspects of trial practice, including business litigationreal property litigation, guardianships, conservatorships, and debt collection and enforcement of judgments. In 2014 was invited to serve on a bench/ bar advisory committee for the Circuit Court for Deschutes County.

Publications and Other Qualifications:

Author, “Interpreting Oregon Statutes” (Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education)
Co-Author, “Court-Annexed Arbitration,” ADR In Oregon (OSB Legal Pubs 2019)

Other Qualifications:

Member, Oregon Women Lawyers Association

Board of Directors, CASA of Central Oregon

Board of Directors, Boys & Girls Club of Bend

Senior Law Clerk, Federal Public Defender, Portland (wrote appellate briefs to the 9th Circuit, wrote trial memoranda and motions to US District Court of Oregon)

Personal Background:

In addition to spending time with her family, Ms. Harlos enjoys snowboarding, running, and trying new restaurants.

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Family Law & Divorce


  • Oregon State Bar – 2008


  • Oregon State University, B.A. political science, Summa Cum Laude
  • Lewis and Clark Law School, J.D. May, 2008