Sarah is an experienced and pragmatic commercial litigation lawyer, who has over ten years experience in dealing with all aspects of negligence claims such as employers liability, public liability, road traffic accidents, occupiers liability, noise induced hearing loss and hand arm vibration syndrome claims. Her cases also include complicated debt recovery work on behalf of a major utility provider in addition to subsidence and product liability work.
Sarah embraces cases from the start, taking an early and practical view to achieve the best result for the client. She has successfully pursued and defended many claims recovering costs and maintaining the on-going reputation of clients.
Recent experience includes:-
- tactical applications striking out a claim pleaded at £185,000 based on pure economic loss which had no merit in law;
- obtaining full indemnities for high profile clients on behalf of ACE European Group Ltd;
- successfully persuaded claimants to discontinue claims against clients such as Morrison Utility Services.
Sarah qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2002. She joined Shoosmiths in November 2011 and was promoted to Associate in September 2013.