Solicitor | Dundee
Dispute Resolution & Claims, Professional Negligence
Sarah Matheson is a Solicitor in our Commercial Litigation team in Dundee working closely with Gillian Buchanan. She advises on a wide variety of commercial litigation matters including debt recovery, guardianships, contract disputes, landlord/tenant and property disputes, using the Commercial Court as appropriate. She also regularly appears at Dundee Sheriff Court and has broad advocacy experience. Sarah has a particular interest in regulatory work and defends professionals before fitness to practice hearings, and misconduct hearings.
Sarah studied law at the University of Stirling, graduating in 2012 and received her Diploma in Professional Legal Practice from the University of Aberdeen in 2015. She also holds an LLM in International Commercial Law from the University of Dundee which she obtained in 2013 and an LLM in Business and Legal Ethics from the University of Cergy-Pontoise in Paris.
Sarah has broad academic legal experience prior to entering the profession. She lectured at the University of Abertay and the University of Cergy-Pontoise in Paris before joining Thorntons as a Trainee Solicitor in 2015.