Sarah is a partner in IBB’s Commercial Dispute Resolution team and Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency team. Sarah is an experienced commercial litigator, who specialises in company litigation, predominantly involving the Companies Act and Insolvency Act and high-value professional negligence actions. Sarah regularly undertakes high value commercial and insolvency litigation, partnership and shareholder disputes and contractual claims.
Sarah also heads IBB’s Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency team, working on all types of rescue plans, restructures and insolvencies.
When necessary, Sarah is adept at obtaining emergency injunctions but is a strong supporter of mediation and is a skilled mediation advocate with an excellent settlement rate. Reported cases include:
- Oxford Legal Group Ltd v SibbasbridgeServices Plc (a claim pursued under s222 of the Companies Act 1985)
- Battlebridge Group Limited v Hoyer Millar (whether a without prejudice offer is capable of acceptance).
- National House Building Council v Relicpride Limited (how promptly should an application be made to set aside default judgment?)