Sarah SharmaSarah Sharma


Intellectual Property; Media; Commercial. Former Head of Legal with broad commercial experience across a range of contentious and non-contentious legal matters. Negotiating and drafting a wide variety of contracts in the media sector including licensing, publishing, carriage and distribution agreements across multiple platforms. Extensive experience of clearance, protection, exploitation, licensing and enforcement of IP rights. Advising on advertising, marketing, sponsorship, promotions and competition issues. Experienced in advising on compliance and regulatory issues in the broadcasting sector.

Professional Background

  • Warner Bros – Senior Counsel
  • Absolute Radio – Head of Legal
  • Olswang – Senior Associate, MCT and IP
  • Eversheds – Solicitor, Media and IP
  • Denton Wilde Sapte – Solicitor, IP


13 years’ experience

“Sarah is a world class Head of Legal. Her knowledge, skills and experience have become an essential part of our rapidly changing business environment. During my thirty years working in media I have rarely worked with such an outstanding lawyer.” Chief Digital Officer, leading multiple platform media company