Barrister Profile


Year of Call: 2019

Main Areas of Practice

Administrative Law or Judicial Review
Criminal Law
Family Law
Personal Injury


Sarah was called to the Bar of Northern Ireland in 2019 and is currently accepting instructions in all areas of law. She undertook her pupillage with a Criminal Defence practitioner and thus has experience in a wide range of criminal matters.

Sarah expresses an interest in the following range of practice areas where she gained experience whilst on pupillage; Immigration, Family, Civil, Employment, Chancery, Probate, Commercial, Insolvency, Planning, Judicial Review and Inquests, both Legacy and Coroner’s.

Committee Memberships


2018; LL.B (Hons) Common and Civil Law with French (2:1), Queen’s University, Belfast.

2016-2017; Erasmus Study Programme - French and European Law, Université Toulouse 1 Capitole.

2019; Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies (Distinction), Institute of Professional Legal Studies.

2019; Called to the Bar of Northern Ireland

Professional Memberships and Awards


Whilst studying at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Sarah was chosen to compete at the International Negotiation Competition in Tokyo, Japan. She was also chosen to compete in the Scottish Moot against Devils from the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh.

Sarah speaks French and Spanish.