Sarah Wales-Canning


Sarah is an associate at Womble Bond Dickinson, specialising in transactional construction and engineering. Sarah works closely with a number of construction, property and banking clients within the Leeds City Region as well as nationally and internationally.

Originally from Newcastle, Sarah moved to Leeds for University and remained in Yorkshire to start her legal career. Sarah is passionate about promoting Leeds as a centre for legal excellence as well as a great place to live and work.

Sarah joined the board of Leeds Law Society in 2019, following a three year tenure on the committee for Leeds Junior Lawyers’ Division. Sarah is involved in a number of key initiatives with Leeds Law Society and is part of the Diversity and Inclusion sub-committee. She is a keen advocate for improving D&I in the legal sector and supporting everyone to be their true selves within the profession.