Sarah M. Kalis

Sarah M. Kalis is an attorney at SVHC. Ms. Kalis often handles numerous property casualty and personal injury matters simultaneously while effortlessly maintaining a successful appellate practice. Her skills can be seen both in the courtroom and in negotiations. She has an impressive record of recovering significant funds for those that have suffered at the hands of others. Her success is only out rivaled by her work ethic.

Originally from Massachusetts, Sarah moved to New Orleans for law school in 2013 and has since adapted to the city’s temperamental, but less snowy weather.

At Tulane, Sarah served as the Senior Managing Editor of the International and Comparative Law Journal. As a member of the journal, Sarah published a piece on search engine responsibility, liability and modern-day internet privacy. Sarah also served as a member of the New Orleans chapter of the Federal Bar Association, and was recognized for her commitment to providing pro bono hours.

Ms. Kalis practices commercial litigation, focusing mostly on property casualty, appeals, and business & corporate law.


Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2016
Florida State University, B.S., 2012

Bar Admissions

Middle, Western, and Eastern Districts of Louisiana
Federal U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit

Professional Associations and Memberships

Federal Bar Association
Notary Public for the Parish of Orleans
National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) Building Trial Skills Certificate of Completion

Publications, Seminars, & Published Decisions

Google Spain SL, Google Inc. v. Agencia Española de Protección de Datos, Mario Costeja Gonzaléz: An Entitlement to Erasure, Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law, Volume 23, Issue 2.

Honors and Awards

Pro Bono Recognition, Tulane Law School for exceeding graduation requirement and providing 336.5 hours of pro bono legal service (April 2015)