Sarah K. Brown

Admitted to Practice

  • State of Ohio (2023)


  • B.A. - Thomas More University, English, A.A History, cum laude (2018)
  • M.A. - University of Cincinnati, Professional Writing (2020)
  • J.D. - Salmon P. Chase College of Law, summa cum laude (2023)

Sarah K. Brown

Sarah is an associate in Kohnen & Patton’s Business Law and Transactions and Real Estate Practice Groups. Her business law practice focuses on helping new and established businesses address and plan for a variety of corporate issues relating to the formation, operation, and growth of their business. Her real estate practice focuses on a variety of commercial real estate issues, including acquisition, leasing, sale and development. She also assists in a variety of commercial lending and debtor/creditor matters and title insurance matters.

Sarah earned her J.D. summa cum laude from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law. During her time at Chase, she was a member of the W. Bruce Lunsford Academy for Law, Business + Technology and was a student clinician in the Small Business and Non-Profit Transactional Clinic. She also served as Symposium Editor for the Northern Kentucky Law Review, and was published in the Law Review’s 2022 Symposium Issue as an Associate Editor.

Sarah is a Northern Kentucky native. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys reading, attending local theater productions, and being outside (hopefully camping).

Awards and Honors

CALI Excellence Awards: Basic Legal Skills I – Writing, Basic Legal Skills II – Writing, Property II, Contract II, and Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiating.


Promulgating Poverty: How AI Technology Exacerbates Poverty Issues in Public programs, 49 N. Ky. L. Rev. 267 (2022)