Sarah La Rocca-Sugden

Executive Member

Head of Property & Equine


Sarah is an Executive Member at Ellison Thomas and she manages the firm ensuring that a high level of client care is maintained.

Having completed her Law and Criminal Justice Degree and Legal Practice Course at Liverpool John Moores University, she trained and qualified as a Solicitor at Tickle Hall Cross Solicitors, St Helens.

Prior to joining the firm Sarah has worked within a medium and large commercial firm and has dealt with blue chip developer property clients.  She has been involved in large residential and commercial developments and she has headed up large property teams. Sarah also was involved with setting up a property department in 2005 within a established practice which specialised in commercial property and residential property.

Sarah has vast experience in both property work and management of the practice, and has recently achieved a postgraduate degree in teaching specialising in Law and Business Management.  This further training allows Sarah to deliver up to date Legal Principles and Policy to the team.

Sarah is responsible for the management of the firm and its strategic development, meeting set goals and ensuring the highest levels of service within each department.

She works very closely with her carefully chosen team in all areas of law and focuses on building solid relationships with clients, referrers and associates, growing the firm’s reputation by combining professional expertise with a personalised approach, and delivering high quality, practical legal services.

Sarah is passoniate about horses and enjoys riding and training using the natural horsemanship school of  thought . Out of this passion comes a wealth of knowledge and experience in the equine industry and therefore her ability to work in the equine law arena is a given.

When she does get a spare minute, she enjoys socialising with friends and family.



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