Sara Morgan

Construction, Construction & Engineering

Title: Senior Associate

Tel: 0191 226 3131

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Sara joined Sintons in June 2024 and is a Senior Associate in the Construction and Engineering department.

Experience:

  • Sara qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and prior to joining Sintons, has been in private legal practice for over 20 years
  • She has practised as a construction solicitor for 16 years, specialising in the drafting, negotiating and completing of building contracts, consultants appointments, framework agreements, collateral warranties and other project related documents on behalf of a wide range of developers, contractors and consultants in various sectors (including: house building, education, student accommodation, local authorities).
  • Sara’s most recent experience is working in-house for an international firm of consulting engineers where she has spent three years reviewing, advising and assisting in the drafting, negotiation and completion of many different forms of consultants and sub-consultants appointments from all over the world, including standard forms (e.g. NEC3/4, ACE) and bespoke client, contractor and consultant forms of framework agreements, deeds of novation, collateral warranties, letters of reliance, notices of assignment and NDAs. This includes ensuring they are in line with professional indemnity insurance policies and the agreed approach to risk. Sara was also required to provide ad hoc advice during the life cycle of projects e.g. payment issues, rights of termination

Outside of the office, Sara enjoys music and running. Her two children also keep her very busy.


Key Practice Areas

  • Construction