SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Northern California legal powerhouse Farella Braun + Martel is pleased to announce that Partner and Chief Talent and Inclusion Officer Sarah A. Good has been appointed to the State Bar of California’s Board of Trustees. Good joined the 13-member body by appointment by the Supreme Court of California on January 26 and will serve through September 2024.
With more than 25 years of experience in complex commercial, consumer, and securities litigation matters, Good represents companies and their directors and executives in class actions, derivative litigation and government investigations, and litigation. She has served as independent outside counsel in conducting internal investigations into a wide array of allegations of wrongful conduct and also serves as personal counsel for C-suite executives and directors in governmental and internal investigations.
In addition to her legal practice, Good serves as Farella’s Chief Talent and Inclusion Officer. She is credited with creating the Farella Talent Initiative, a sponsorship program for women and diverse associates that has seen 88% of participants elevated to partner. Under her leadership, the firm was recognized in the “Inclusive Firm of the Year” USA category in the Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Awards: North America.
Good earned her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law (1990).