- Glasgow Graduate School of Law, 2006
- Strathclyde University, Law and Spanish 1st Class Hons. 2005 (including a year spent studying Spanish law at La Universidad Pública de Navarra)
Sarah Letson heads up DLA Piper’s Restructuring practice in Scotland.
Sarah is experienced in all aspects of non-contentious restructuring and insolvency and regularly advises lenders and office-holders on domestic and international financial restructuring transactions. Additionally, she supports and advises boards of directors of distressed companies and assists corporates on reviewing and managing counterparty insolvency risk.
Sarah also represents clients on insolvency and consensual turnarounds across various sectors including:
Sarah is dual qualified in Scotland and England. Prior to relocating to Scotland in 2019, Sarah worked at DLA Piper’s London office for 10 years.
Joined DLA London in 2011 from a UK national law firm. Moved to DLA Piper Edinburgh in 2019.
Seconded to a major UK clearing bank in London for 15 months.
Memberships And Affiliations
Taking security after the enactment of the Moveable Transactions (Scotland) Act
30 October 2023 .15 minute read
Episode 4: Senior Women in Restructuring: reflections on an evolving path – Part 2
11 September 2023 .1 minute read
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