Biographies

About StoneCrest Realty Real Estate Attorney and Realtors

SARAH LITCHNEY, J.D., DRE #01704912

Real Estate Agent and Broker, Real Estate Attorney

slitchneyReal estate attorney and Realtor/Broker, Sarah Litchney’s past experience includes, among others, assisting as counsel for a Bay Area chemical company and a prestigious fellowship with the National Academy of Sciences in Washington D.C working with some of the nation’s top attorneys, CEO’s, heads of prestigious Universities and scientists. She also spent some time working with a Northern Californian Superior Court and District Attorney’s Office, for broad exposure to the many faces of the law before starting her own law firm in 2006.

A native Californian, Ms. Litchney attended the prestigious Cornell University, an Ivy League University, located in upstate New York. During her time at Cornell University Ms. Litchney achieved high marks and was the recipient of many distinguishing awards and scholarships. She was active on campus serving as University ambassador and active within the Greek community and the associations affiliated with her area of study.

She returned to Northern California to attend law school at the highly regarded and esteemed University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, a top tier law school. Ms. Litchney obtained a certificate in Intellectual Property, was the recipient of the Dean’s Merit Scholarship and was nominated by the Dean and awarded the American Bar Associations Intellectual Property award for academic excellence in Intellectual Property studies. She was active on the campus in organizations affiliated with her area of study, as well as with the law school’s student bar association.

She practices in the fields of Bankruptcy, Real Estate/Foreclosure Prevention, Short Sales, For Sale by Owner (FSBO) assistance, Contract Law, Business Law, Intellectual Property and Estate Planning.

Her experience in bankruptcy, real estate and short sales have made her someone who is sought out for interviews and to speak at many events, educational seminars etc. She has been interviewed for many articles by publications such as the Los Angeles Times, BusinessWeek, BBC, Mortgage Banking, Fox 40, Sacramento Parent, Sacramento Business Journal, THE Registry, Style Magazine and others. She was voted #7 (out of 50) in 2011 by Sacramento Business Journal and made the Inc. 500 list (#350 overall, #23 for consumer services) for 2011. She has also been voted the #1 Favorite Attorney in the area by Style Magazine readers 7 years in a row!  In addition she was selected to the 2015 California Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the 225,000 licensed lawyers in California are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.  The Rising Stars designation is reserved solely for attorneys under 40 years of age who are nominated by their peers.

After working in the field of short sales for many years and seeing how damaging and destructive some real estate agents can be to homeowners and a real estate deal if they do not have the experience or knowledge required to properly negotiate a short sale she decided to expand herself and her services to real estate as a broker as well as an attorney in order to better assist homeowners seeking short sales.  Thus StoneCrest Realty was born and has done millions of dollars in sales since.In addition Sacramento Business Journal ranked the brokerage number six out of 50 businesses in 2015 for their fastest growing businesses list with a percentage growth of 256% measured from 2012 to 2014.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and being active in the outdoors.

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