What can Sarah do for you?
Sarah is a senior associate, specialising in advising her clients on the drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts. Sarah also provides advice on data protection and non-contentious IP matters. Sarah is a member of the sports sector at Mills & Reeve and regularly advises clubs, players, managers and agents in the sports industry on image rights deals and sponsorship agreements.
Supporting your ambitions
Sarah has completed a secondment at Manchester City Football Club working within their in-house legal team. This experience gave her a fantastic insight into working alongside the client in their business and she was able to understand the client’s commercial and legal needs from the perspective of their business. Sarah applies this experience to provide her clients with pragmatic and commercially focused legal advice to help them achieve their ambitions.
What do others say?
Sarah is the main legal adviser for a Premier League football club, providing advice on their commercial contracts, including image rights deals and sponsorship agreements. The Club Secretary commented on her work for the Club: "Many, many thanks for all your help, it really has been much appreciated."
The Legal 500 describes Mills & Reeves' sports team as "absolutely top-class".
What else should you know?
Sarah is a member of the global group, Women in Sports Law.
Sarah is a keen football fan, which certainly assisted on her secondment. Sarah also enjoys running and recently appeared on BBC Breakfast as a member of her local running club!
Sarah enjoys networking and business development. She organises the Manchester Office quarterly junior networking event "Why Not Wednesday".