Sarah Purcell > gunnercooke LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

gunnercooke LLP
M2 4LQ

Work Department

Commercial and Information Technology




Sarah is an experienced commercial lawyer with over 11 years of in-house experience at large media and technology companies and 6 years of private practice experience at Allen & Overy. Her expertise includes the drafting and negotiation of complex commercial and technology contracts and the provision of business focussed legal and commercial advice in the media, technology, intellectual property and data protection fields. Sarah has strong legal and commercial skills and experience analysing complex legal issues, considering and advising on the risks involved and the options and solutions available using excellent problem solving and communication skills.

Sarah is a trusted legal and business advisor who develops and maintains strong relationships with clients and provides those clients with clear advice taking into account their commercial requirements.


Previous Law Firms

  • Allen & Overy LLP

Previous Businesses

  • BBC
  • British American Tobacco
  • Sky UK Limited
  • Business Software Alliance


  • Sky Manager HD, 6 day Institute of Leadership and Management certificate
  • University of Bristol, Postgraduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice
  • The College of Law, York, LPC and CPE
  • University of Leicester, BA (Hons) Geography