Sara Rose Joins Eastman & Smith


Eastman & Smith is pleased to announce that Sara L. Rose has joined the Firm in Columbus as of counsel in its Labor & Employment and Workers’ Compensation practices. 

She is the only attorney in Central and Southern Ohio certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as a specialist in both labor & employment and workers’ compensation law. Prior to joining Eastman & Smith, Ms. Rose had her own law firm. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Sara to the Firm,” said Mark A. Shaw, member in charge of Eastman & Smith’s Columbus office. “Sara has more than 25 years of experience representing employers of all sizes. She is a great addition to our labor & employment and workers’ comp teams.” 

Ms. Rose focuses her practice on protecting employers' rights in workers' compensation and employment-related matters. Her clients have ranged from Fortune 100 corporations to mid-size companies to small, family-owned businesses. 

She is active with the Fairfield County, Columbus, Ohio and American bar associations, as well as the Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce. She is a co-founder of 100 Women Who Care of Fairfield County and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by Law & Politics Magazine and a Top Lawyer by Columbus CEO. 

Ms. Rose received her J.D. from Capital University Law School, graduated as valedictorian, and her bachelor of arts (with honors) from the University of Maryland.