Sarah Hopkins is an Australian criminal lawyer and novelist. She has worked in the area of social justice and prisoner rights for 15 years. She is currently working as a lawyer with the Aboriginal Legal Service in Sydney.

As a novelist, her best known book is The Crimes of Billy Fish, which was Highly Commended in the ABC Fiction Award and shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize in 2008. Her second novel Speak to Me was released in May 2010.

Her latest novel is This Picture of You, published by Allen & Unwin in 2014.

She is married to chef Matt Moran and they have two children, Harry and Amelia.