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Sarah C. Palmer



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Sarah’s practice focuses on a broad range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, early-stage financings, licensing/commercial technology contracts, and corporate governance matters. She represents public and private companies in industries including life sciences, financial services, and technology. Her experience includes due diligence in mergers and acquisitions, drafting of investment agreements and other corporate organizational documents, and advising clients on commercial contracts and in general corporate matters.

Before joining Mintz, Sarah was an associate and summer associate in the Boston office of a global law firm, where she worked with public and private companies on general corporate and transactional matters.

During law school, Sarah served as a legal intern at Social Finance, Inc., a nonprofit that mobilizes private capital to create innovative financing programs designed to provide social benefits to communities all over the world. In that role, she drafted transaction documents, conducted due diligence for deals, and researched securities laws and pay-for-success legislation. She also worked in the Boston office of a global custodian bank as a proxy voting & governance analyst, as well as at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston as a legal intern.

Prior to attending law school, Sarah was a Teach For America Corps Member and spent three years as a middle school teacher in Baltimore.


  • Northeastern University (JD)
  • Notre Dame of Maryland University (MA)
  • University of Florida (BA)


  • Member, Boston Bar Association
  • Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

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Mintz Associates Benjamin D. Stone and Sarah C. Palmer co-authored an article published by VC Experts exploring potential exit options for public benefit corporations



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