Sara Rittman

Rittman, SaraMs. Sara Rittman is in private practice providing ethics consultation and advice to attorneys as well as representing attorneys in disciplinary and reinstatement matters. She represents applicants in attorney admission matters. She also represents other licensed professionals in disciplinary proceedings.

She was Missouri’s first Legal Ethics Counsel from 2003 to 2012. She became Deputy Chief Disciplinary Counsel in 2000 after becoming Staff Counsel for the Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel in 1993. Beginning in 1985, Ms. Rittman was the Unit Chief of the Professional Licensing Unit of the Attorney General's Office. Ms. Rittman became an Assistant Attorney General for Missouri in 1981.

She served as an officer of the National Organization of Bar Counsel from 2008 to 2012. She served as President from 2011 to 2012.

She received her B.S.Ed. in 1978 from The University of Missouri at Columbia. In 1981, she received her J.D. from The University Of Missouri-Kansas City.