Sarah R. Schmitz

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Bio

Sarah R. Schmitz, Esq.

Title

Claims Attorney, OneBeacon Government Risks

Summary of Qualifications

Sarah Schmitz is a Claims Attorney at OneBeacon Government Risks at its headquarters in Plymouth, Minnesota. Prior to joining OneBeacon, Sarah practiced at Minneapolis-based Meagher & Geer, LLP, where she focused her practice on insurance coverage and real estate. She also served two terms on the Minnetonka Planning Commission. 

Sarah is a past panelist and presenter at Claims Litigation Management National Conference (CLM), the Professional Liability Research Bureau (PLRB) Regional Conferences, and the American Conference Institute National EPL Seminar, and PRIMA's Annual Conference. Sarah has also co-authored portions of the Minnesota Insurance Law Deskbook, as well as articles in Claims Magazine, Public Risk and the Hennepin County Lawyer

Schmitz graduated cum laude from Hamline University School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota. During law school, she served as an editor of the Hamline Law Review and published Preventing Mudslinging in Chambers: Alternatives After the Demise of the Announce Clause in Republican Party of Minnesota v. White

Responsibilities

Sarah currently handles a wide range of claims including employment, law enforcement, and public officials errors and omissions claims brought against municipal entities. In her seven years with OneBeacon, she has also handled legal malpractice, real estate errors and omissions, employment and directors and officer’s claims.   

Education

J.D., Hamline University School of Law

History

Member for
6 years 4 months