She trained at Withers and is now based in the firm’s British Virgin Islands office, where she works alongside Niki Olympitis on a wide range of matters from commercial, contractual and finance disputes to insolvency, fraud and asset tracing.
Sara-Jane is a Solicitor-Advocate and regularly appears in Court on behalf of her clients.
Acting for a Russian oligarch in defence of the enforcement of a Russian judgment in the BVI .
Successfully acted for a BVI hedge fund in the removal of its investment manager and its liquidation.
Successfully acted for a Cyprus based trustee in defending beneficiary claims of $150m in the BVI Commercial Court.
Successfully acted for BVI companies in discharging a BVI Freezing Order in the sum of $15m obtained in the BVI to mirror an Order obtained in the English High Court.
Acted for the liquidators of the Kingate Funds - Madoff feeder funds.
Acting for BVI court-appointed liquidators of multiple hedge funds, seeking recognition and recovery of assets in the US and Channel Islands.
Recovery and Insolvency Specialists Association ( BVI ) Limited
Solicitor Advocate of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Solicitor Advocate of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court