Sarah joined Fieldfisher in 2018 as a Senior Associate in the asbestos disease team. She has specialised in personal injury work on behalf of claimants since qualifying as a solicitor in 1993. Sarah has always had a keen interest in complex industrial disease claims, and has acted exclusively for sufferers of asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma, for over 10 years.
Sarah is an APIL accredited Senior Litigator and Asbestos Lawyer.
Recent successful cases include:
- Recovery of over £380,000 for the family of an electrician
- A sum of £265,000 for a former carpenter, in addition to which the Defendant agreed to fund the cost of future private treatment
- Over £200,000 for the widow of a man exposed to asbestos while working as a subcontractor in Fulham Power Station
- A significant award for a man who developed lung cancer which was found to be attributable to asbestos exposure while working in the shipbreaking industry