Senior Associate Knowledge Lawyer
Sarah Lewis specialises in derivatives. She acts for both buy-side and sell-side clients on the negotiation of over the counter (OTC) and exchange traded derivatives agreements, as well as advising on clearing documentation. Sarah has acted on a number of finance transactions, in particular for projects, where she has provided advice on hedging and intercreditor arrangements for hedging providers, lenders and borrowers. She also advises clients on the regulation of derivatives and the challenges presented by IBOR transition. Sarah has also worked on the derivatives aspects of a number of sales and acquisitions.
Career and qualifications
University of Durham (History) BA 2002
- Herbert Smith Freehills LLP 2006
- Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales 2008
- Joined Clifford Chance Amsterdam 2013