Sands McKinley is the CEO and founder of McKinley Irvin. With a focus on
in-depth legal knowledge, professionalism, and client care, he and his
partners have built a law firm with a strong infrastructure and a shining
reputation for excellence.
Prior to turning his focus to full-time management and expansion of the
firm, Sands handled more than 200 contested family law cases. He also
has experience representing individuals with contracts, planning, formation,
and litigation of business matters. Representative clients have included
construction contractors, industrial contractors, real estate investors
and developers, retail food service franchises, trade associations, information
technology companies, and many others.
Sand’s current focus is on ensuring that every client that comes
to McKinley Irvin receives world class service. He also invests time and
effort into strategically planning the firm’s ongoing success and
growth in the future.
"At the heart and soul of our firm is a commitment to excellence in
every aspect of serving our clients," says Sands. "Our motto
is: Be more professional, be more prepared, be more fearless, and always
negotiate from a position of strength. It is not possible to work at McKinley
Irvin if you do not share both this level of commitment and deep caring
and compassion for our clients."
"Family law is extremely emotional," he notes. "The ante
is high when it comes to children, property, and reputation. Our overriding
goal is the same in each case: protect our clients' interests and
achieve their goals."