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Sarah French

Maples and Calder London
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Sarah has experience in both corporate finance and structured finance transactions, including advising on all aspects of banking, securitisation, repackagings, fund and other finance matters. She represents both borrowers and large bank syndicates, as well as hedge funds and private equity funds, on lending and financing transactions. Sarah advises on a broad range of corporate and commercial deals, including M&A transactions, restructurings, joint ventures, shareholder relations and corporate governance. She also has experience in debt listings on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange. Sarah advises on both Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law.

Professional Background

Sarah joined Maples and Calder in 2017, having previously trained and practised as a corporate lawyer in the London and Dubai offices of CMS Cameron McKenna LLP.


University of Kent, UK, LLB (Hons), Law, 2007
BPP College, London, Legal Practice Course, 2010

Professional / Civic Activities

Law Society of England and Wales

Bar Admissions

2012 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)

2017 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

Areas of Expertise


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