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Sara is a Solicitor in our Dispute Resolution team with 1.5 years’ post-qualification experience, having qualified in March 2017. She acts for a number of national companies as well as smaller businesses operating mainly in the North East. Sara advises clients on the strategic, evidential and procedural aspects of disputes and contractual matters whilst maintaining the commercial interests of the client’s business as the primary concern throughout.

Sara acts in a variety of disputes, including contractual and tortious claims, intellectual property disputes, contentious trusts & probate and property related diputes. She has been engaged by clients to act on their behalf in high value Landlord & Tenant matters including lease renewal under the 1954 Act and forfeiture proceedings.

Sara also advises clients on contractual disputes between businesses and consumers, and has recently advised clients to successfully recover their debts by way of court proceedings and settlement negotiations, as well as assisting clients in successfully challenging disputed invoices at court.

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Our team of disputes lawyers works closely with our business clients, both landlords and tenants, to achieve cost effective solutions to their property related disputes. We regularly advise and represent clients in Property related negotiations and disputes, principally in the fields of:

  • Forfeiture and Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery
  • Landlord and Tenant Act Lease renewals or opposing renewals
  • Dilapidations claims and notices to repair
  • Boundary disputes and trespass
  • Lease Extensions and Enfranchisements

We provide a full service to clients in working closely with our Commercial Property and Residential Property departments to complete transactions negotiated between parties or to give effect to court orders where appropriate.


  • "Thank you so much for all of your help. Sara provided an excellent service and I'd be happy to recommend her."

    - Client of Sara Malik