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Sara Clark

Of Counsel

Sara Clark is a business and transactional lawyer. Sara helps clients navigate business formations and complex business transactions by assisting clients in translating business deal points into key contractual concepts and language to advance her client’s interests and memorialize clear rules governing the business relationship. While she is involved in an array of different matters with colleagues at the Firm, Sara has primarily focused her practice on energy transaction matters, including securing oil and gas rights for E&P development, acquisition and divestitures of oil and gas properties, joint ventures, and drafting and negotiating commercial agreements. Sara also assists clients in legal, title, and environmental due diligence on acquisition and energy financing targets.

Sara joined Ryan Whaley in the fall 2023 and is based in Oklahoma City. Prior to joining the Firm, Sara graduated magna cum laude from Oklahoma City University School of Law, while receiving several CALI awards for academic excellence and serving as contributing editor for the Oklahoma County Judges’ Bench Book.

Education

J.D., Oklahoma City University School of Law

B.S., University of Central Oklahoma

Bar Admissions

State of Oklahoma

United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma