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Sarah Fitzgibbons

Senior Associate

  • Location: London
  • Email: Sarah Fitzgibbons
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7653 1673
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 20 7653 1601
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7702 201 935

Expertise

Sarah specialises in commercial dispute resolution, with particular emphasis on shareholder disputes.

Experience

She has acted for PLCs, privately owned companies and individuals in a variety of matters including advising in respect of shareholder disputes, commercial contract disputes, restrictive covenant claims, injunctions and search orders, partnership disputes, professional negligence claims and breach of warranty claims.

Successes

Obtained two multi million pound settlements to clients of unfair prejudice on minority shareholder claims.

Payment to client of over £1 million from the vendors of a company in relation to a claim for fraudulent misrepresentation.

CEF Holdings Ltd and another v Mundey and others [2012] EWHC 1524 QB – acting for 14 of the Defendants where the Court dismissed the Claimants’ application for interim springboard relief and discharged earlier injunctions made

Bilta (UK) Ltd (in liquidation) v Nazir [2014] Ch 52 and Bilta (UK) Ltd (in liquidation) and others v Nazir and others [2013] 1 All ER 375: acted (as part of team) for successful Claimants in an important Court of Appeal decision limiting the scope of the Stone & Rolls ex turpi causa defence and confirming the extra-territorial reach of the fraudulent trading provisions of the Insolvency Act 1986 and in the Chancery Division decision.

Interests

Sarah enjoys swimming, yoga, travel and music.