Sarah is a partner embedded within our market leading CMS Energy Team and has built up over 10 years’ experience advising on Energy infrastructure projects across their lifecycle. Our distinction is our sector expertise, ensuring we have the tools to align our client’s business with the nuances of the industry framework and requirements. Sarah advises on network, renewable energy (offshore and onshore), conventional power and nuclear projects. She is a leading adviser on electricity interconnector projects having advised on transformative projects and the broadest portfolio.
Energy infrastructure projects can be large and complex or small-scale and portfolio based. Sarah thrives on leading multi-disciplinary, cross-border teams, helping clients achieve important milestones on tight timescales, efficiently. She is a trusted adviser to the full range of industry participants including network owners, developers, sponsors, funders and the supply chain. Based in our London office, Sarah advises clients globally with experience spanning the UK, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and China. She speaks fluent Spanish. Respect and inclusion are core to Sarah’s practice; she is co-chair of our CMS Women’s Network Committee.
2010 - Intensive Portuguese language course, Fast Forward Institute, Porto, Portugal
2006 - Intensive Spanish language course, Gadir, Cadiz, Spain
2004 - Legal Practice Course, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
2003 - Intensive Spanish language course, Enforex, Madrid, Spain
2002 - International Law, Erasmus Programme, Stokholms Universitet, Sweden
2002 - First Class, LLB (Hons), Law, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Energy Committee of the City of London Solicitors Company
Legal Aspects of EU Energy Regulation (Contributor of UK Chapter), The Consolidation of Energy Law Across Europe, Second Edition, 2016, OUP