Sara is a Partner in the Debt Recovery team.

Experienced in business-to-consumer and business-to-business debt recovery, commercial and contractual dispute resolution, and insolvency matters both in the UK and internationally. Sara acts for a wide range of businesses including public limited companies, small to medium sized enterprises and individuals, across sectors as varied as utilities, recruitment, vehicle and equipment hire, commercial property, construction, manufacturing, and professional services.

Within the credit industry, Sara works with businesses supplying goods or services regularly on credit to a large customer base, and in close partnership with debt recovery agencies.

Recent examples of how Sara has supported clients include:

  • enhancing customer engagement and improving collections for a water utility client by employing a high-volume litigation case management system, working with a debt recovery agency to deliver significant returns;
  • recovering a large debt relating to the supply of animal skins, without court proceedings, by successfully disputing a counterclaim for losses allegedly suffered through poor quality goods;
  • recovering a complex disputed debt of circa £250,000, without court proceedings, relating to supply of tech services to multiple companies within a group at multiple, different sites and on varying contract terms, by establishing a coherent basis for breach of contract.