Author of the Month
Sarah Schütte is a UK-qualified solicitor-advocate and runs her own legal and training consultancy, Schutte Consulting Limited, based in London, whose motto is "Making law work for the construction and engineering industry". Sarah has over 16 years’ experience as a construction and engineering lawyer, including over 10 years in industry. She works with a wide variety of industry clients, law firms, seminar organisers and educational establishments to support their projects, disputes, corporate and project risk management and insurance strategies and training programmes. She has clients in the UK, Europe, USA, and Canada, and collaborations with organisations in several other countries. Sarah also speaks French, German and Spanish as well as English.
Sarah advocates confident and competent contract and commercial management, and focuses on putting law in its practical and purposive context so as to equip clients and training delegates with accurate knowledge and essential skills. Sarah is a regular conference speaker and commentator via social media, and writes a monthly “Industry Insight” column for LexisPSL UK. She is an accredited member of several industry and ADR associations, and contributes probono to industry initiatives to promote excellent planning and project management (PPM), and the use of technology including BIM. She is the Chair of the UK User Group of a USA-centred project management software company.