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Tel:
Work 020 7863 8333
Fax:
Fax 020 7863 8444
DX:
82988 MAYFAIR
Email:
Web:
www.forsters.co.uk

Sarah Cook

Tel:
Work 020 7863 8496
Email:
Web:
www.forsters.co.uk/people/sarah-cook
Forsters LLP

Work Department

Construction.

Position

Partner and Head of Construction

Career

Sarah has extensive experience in non-contentious construction matters including negotiation  of appointments; drafting and appraising amendments to standard forms of building contract; negotiation of collateral warranties to be provided by the professional team, building contractors and subcontractors and negotiating performance bonds and guarantees. 

Sarah provides "hands-on" advice to her clients who consist of institutions, developers, retailers, occupiers and a number of high net worth individuals. Sarah provides advice on project documents and with respect to due diligence when buildings are being acquired or let. 

Sarah qualified at Frere Cholmeley Bischoff, joined Forsters in 1998 and has spear-headed the development of Forsters construction department, becoming a partner in 2004. 

Member

The Law Society
Society of Construction Law
Adjudication Society

Education

Kimbolton School; St Catharine’s College, Cambridge University (MA).

Leisure

Cooking, music and family.


London: Real estate

Construction

Within: Construction

Forsters LLP specialises in UK development projects; recent highlights include advisingThe Crown Estate in relation to the acquisition of Central London properties from Standard Life Assurance Limited; and acting for British Airways Pension Trustees Limited in relation to the redevelopment of Piries Place in Horsham. The team also advised HIFML UK Property Fund on the redevelopment of the 11-acre former Britvic manufacturing site in Chelmsford, to construct multiple industrial and retail units. New clients include Valor Real Estate Partners, Peel Logistics and Q Investment Partners, and the team has also been re-appointed as the RFU's preferred supplier of contentious and non-contentious construction advice. Sarah Cook heads the practice.

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