Meet our guest contributors: Sarah Maslen, Solicitor, Blake Lapthorn

Sarah Maslen is a solicitor at Blake Lapthorn specialising in commercial litigation, professional negligence and defamation and media law.  


Her commercial litigation experience includes contractual disputes, construction related disputes, employment related litigation and corporate litigation. Sarah’s professional negligence experience includes acting for claimants, defendants and insurance clients, and she deal with professional negligence claims in the legal, property, financial services and construction sectors. Sarah’s media law experience includes advising clients on slander, libel, internet publication and breach of confidence.

Sarah qualified in September 2011 after training with Blake Lapthorn.  She studied at the University of Surrey and graduated in 2008 with a first class degree and also achieved distinction in her LPC at the College of Law in Guildford.

Sarah is a keen blogger and is interested in the impact of social media on the legal profession.