Skylar Sawyer is an attorney in the firm’s Mobile office where she is a member of the Mass Torts Section. Skylar is part of the litigation team investigating claims by Zantac users who developed certain types of cancers after taking the drug including liver, bladder, stomach, colon, kidney and pancreatic cancer. Before joining Beasley Allen, Skylar served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Baldwin County District Attorney’s Office. She also worked for another civil law firm handling personal injury and insurance litigation.
Skylar earned a law degree from Faulkner University Thomas Goode Jones School of Law and completed her undergraduate work at the University of Alabama.
Skylar is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the Baldwin County Bar Association, the Mobile Bar Association, the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and the American Bar Association.
Skylar enjoys working with various organizations providing mentorship and services to the at-risk youth of Baldwin County. She looks forward to volunteering with the South Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program. She is a member of the First Presbyterian Church.
Before attending law school, Skylar served Baldwin County families as a Juvenile Probation Officer. She also worked in municipal and county courts as a referral liaison connecting the accused with rehabilitative programs. In her free time, she enjoys kayaking, ballroom dancing, and spending time with her Brittany spaniel, Zoey.