Sarah Whitfield


Solicitor

Experience

Sarah joined Birketts in May 2017. She is a Solicitor in our Commercial Property Team, and is part of the Utilities Team. She works with developers and utilities providers to implement effective gas, electric, fibre and water infrastructures, both on green and brown field sites, for large residential and commercial developments.

Having graduated with Honours in a Business and Management degree, with specialisms in Law and International Management, from Aston University in 2010, Sarah went on to complete a Law Conversion Course with the College of Law and gained a further Law Degree. She qualified as a Solicitor in April 2017.

She has recently completed her training contract with a London Litigation firm where she undertook seats in Residential Conveyancing, Family Law and Civil and Commercial Litigation, which included elements of Property Litigation.

Sarah is based in our Ipswich office.

Other Information

Sarah is also a trustee of a local charity, and is part of their Children's and Vulnerable Adults’ Safeguarding Team. She also volunteers and works closely with two local children’s groups and is currently learning British Sign Language.

Sarah also enjoys sports and was, until recently, a member of a dodgeball team. She now hopes to join one of the local women’s rugby clubs.

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