“Sarah is my go to advocate. She has a first-class rapport with clients – putting them at ease and calmly managing their anxieties. Sarah's robust representation of her clients really sets her apart. Her manner and court craft continues to show that she is truly a skilled advocate"
Sarah is a Family Law specialist who is regularly instructed on complex cases including non-accidental injury, sexual abuse, FII and cases with an international element.
Sarah also accepts instructions in Child Arrangement cases.
Sarah has a qualification and background in Mental Health nursing prior to being called to the Bar, Sarah is adept at sensitively handling people, including those with mental heath, social or communication difficulties. She is extremely approachable, with a particular skill in dealing with vulnerable clients and their families and gives advice, representation and guidance throughout all stages of the court proceedings.
Sarah has represented clients with issues including:
Cases involving Non-Accidental Injuries and Death of children.
Fabricated and Induced Illness
Cases involving complex issues related to mental health and/or children with Autistic and other developmental disorders
Cases involving international issues
Cases involving SGOs/Grandparents
Coercive and controlling behaviour and domestic abuse
- BA (Hons) first class
- BVC (very competent)
- DipHE (mental health)
- South Eastern Circuit
- Sussex Bar Mess