Sarah Purcell

What she’s best at:

Sarah is an experienced commercial lawyer with over 10 years’ in-house experience at large media and technology companies and 6 years private practice experience at Allen & Overy. Her expertise includes the drafting and negotiation of complex commercial and technology contracts and the provision of business focused legal and commercial advice in the media, technology and intellectual property 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.

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Sarah is one of those rare legal advisors who can give you the right legal advice but also give great guidance on the commercial aspects of any deal and come up with creative solutions. She is a great negotiator in her own right and was a real asset when seconded into my commercial team to lead deal negotiations. Always pragmatic and very resourceful, great with detail and someone that really owned her work and her deals to conclusion - a safe and trsuted pair of hands I was always happy to work with. Marek Rubasinski – Director of Startup Investments, Sky UK

I had the opportunity to work closely with Sarah in an emerging technology area and she was professional, responsive and effective with great attention to detail. Her legal counsel was key to successful negotiations and she kept a positive and enthusiastic attitude throughout. I thoroughly enjoyed working with Sarah and would highly recommend her.  Izas Ozerin – Business Development Manager, Digital Partnerships, BBC

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"Sarah is one of those rare legal advisors who can give you the right legal advice but also give great guidance on the commercial aspects of any deal and come up with creative solutions."

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