Sarah Cabot

Cabot Law, PC

(774) 999-0350

1329 Highland Avenue, Suite 1
Needham, Massachusetts 02492

About Sarah Cabot

Sarah Shoaf Cabot is President of Cabot Law, PC, a boutique law firm that provides transactional counsel to clients in the drug and life sciences industries. She has over 20 years of experience as a lawyer in handling complex transactions including strategic partnering and alliance transactions, licensing, clinical and manufacturing agreements, and supply and distribution arrangements. Sarah combines a deep knowledge of transactional law with an understanding of the strategic management of technology in a corporate setting to provide her clients with seasoned advice on a broad range of legal and business issues, especially those relating to the management, acquisition, and disposition of intellectual property assets.

Before founding Cabot Law, PC, Sarah was a Principal at Faber Daeufer Itrato & Cabot PC, a boutique firm specializing in corporate and transactional law for life sciences companies. She joined Faber in 2006 from Mintz Levin, a large Boston-based law firm where she was a partner. Sarah has held legal and technology management positions in start-up and development-stage companies including Microbia, Inc. (now Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), where she was Vice President, Legal Affairs, DNX, Inc., where she was Director, Corporate Development, and Centocor, Inc. (purchased by J&J), where she was Director of Corporate Technology Affairs. She also worked for several years in the corporate planning and corporate research fields at Squibb, Conoco, and Westinghouse.


  • Boston College Law School — J.D., summa cum laude
  • MIT Sloan School of Management — M.S., Management, Proudfoot Fellow
  • Johns Hopkins University — B.A./M.A., Mathematical Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa

Practice Areas

  • Transactional Matters
  • Technology platform licensing
    Pharmaceutical product development and commercialization collaborations
    Drug target and product candidate alliances
    FTO licensing
    University licensing agreements
    Supply chain contracting and licensing
    Clinical trial collaborations
    Funded research partnerships
    “Day-to-day” contracting for evaluations, material transfer, sponsored research, clinical trials, manufacturing and consulting


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