Sarah Taite

Barrister

“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.

Care Proceedings

Sarah is instructed on cases that surround, the death of children and non-accidental injury, sexual abuse, FII.

Private Law/Child Arrangements

Sarah is regularly insrructed on cases with an international element as well as cases that involve coercive control and parental alienation.

Prior to being called to the Bar, Sarah qualified in Mental Health nursing.  This means Sarah is highly adept at sensitively handling people, including those with mental health, social or communication difficulties and is particularly skilled in guiding vulnerable clients and their families through every stage of their court proceedings.

Sarah has specific expertise in cases involving:

  • Non-Accidental Injuries and Death of children
  • Fabricated and Induced Illness
  • Mental health and/or children with Autistic and other developmental disorders
  • International issues
  • SGOs/Grandparents
  • Parental Alienation
  • Coercive and controlling behaviour and domestic abuse

Achievements, appointments and memberships

  • BA (Hons) first class
  • BVC (very competent)
  • DipHE (mental health)
  • South Eastern Circuit
  • Sussex Bar Mess