Sarah Goulbourne

What she’s best at: 

As the co-founder of gunnercooke; Sarah is passionate about challenging, improving and evolving the way in which legal services are delivered to businesses. Sarah is also hugely passionate about creating a business model that gives lawyers the opportunity to use the best of their legal abilities, in a way that motivates them. She is adamant that people should be able to practice law without sacrificing their personal life, something that many lawyers find difficult in the more traditional environments.

Sarah has over 20 years experience practising commercial law in a range of organisations, including FTSE 250 companies, private entrepreneurial businesses and the public sector. She has held numerous executive and non-executive board positions, working in the leisure, media, financial and health sectors. She is an experienced Non-Executive Director and has a detailed knowledge of merger & acquisitions and governance requirements in listed companies.

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Testimonials:

“Sarah's energy and enthusiasm is a delight to work with. Her ability to quickly cut to the chase and provide clarity in very complex situations is a tangible asset to any board. Warmth and humour combined with a sharply perceptive eye, describes her approach - the mark of a true leader.” – Wendy Williams, Managing Director, Frontiers CPE Limited

“I've worked with Sarah on a number of projects and her creativity knows no bounds. Sarah is very caring and thoughtful and her positivity and drive is infectious and she is a pleasure to work with.” – Jayne Smith, Operations Director, Documents Direct

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"Sarah's warmth and humour combined with a sharply perceptive eye, describes her approach - the mark of a true leader." - Wendy Williams, Managing Director, Frontiers CPE Limited

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