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Gateley Plc

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Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Sarah Sabin

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Gateley Plc

Work Department

Dispute resolution.


Sarah is a partner specialising in commercial dispute resolution – litigation, arbitration (including ICC arbitration), adjudication and mediation. Her work includes claims arising from mergers and acquisitions, shareholder, joint venture and board disputes, reputational management issues and claims tainted with fraud. Sarah’s experience also includes disputes involving performance bonds and guarantees in relation to construction and engineering contracts and international trade and contractual claims for energy sector clients. As well as substantial experience in the lower courts, Sarah has successfully acted for clients in the Mercantile and Commercial Courts and before the Court of Appeal. Sarah’s recent work includes complex multi-party actions, substantial technical disputes for an energy sector client and cross-border litigation. Sarah regular works with directors of listed companies, professional services firms and private clients. Recent successes include success at trial in relation to a dispute regarding a joint venture agreement and a number of successful mediations.


Sarah enjoys outdoor sports and travelling.

North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Manchester

Within: Commercial litigation: Manchester

Gateley Plc's¬†team regularly handles healthcare sector disputes against NHS Trusts in addition to sports-sector matters and contentious trust and probate cases. United Kingdom Cheerleading Association is a key client for the team.¬† Department head Sarah Sabin¬†handles corporate disputes as well as high-value contentious trusts and probate work; she is ably supported by Janine Allen, who is ‚Äėexcellent both strategically and in terms of handling clients‚Äô and is experienced in healthcare sector disputes. Also recommended are ‚Äėexcellent‚Äô¬†legal director Nicola Richardson,¬†and senior associates Nick Murrills, who focuses on sports-related cases, and James Seed.

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