Sharon is a commercial healthcare partner in Capsticks Solicitors LLP and leads health and social care transformation projects across the country, working for both public and private sector organisations. She is recognised by legal directories for her knowledge and understanding of the healthcare legal landscape.
Sharon qualified as a solicitor in 2000 and first worked in corporate finance and M&A before specialising in commercial healthcare law. Sharon is originally from Cape Town and has an undergraduate degree in economics and finance and a post-graduate degree in law from the University of Cape Town.
She has in-depth understanding of NHS law and policy and spent 4 years on part-time secondment with NHS London. Sharon has extensive experience of leading large and complex healthcare projects and contractual arrangements – these include procurements, competition clearances, Trust administrations, integrated and shared working arrangements, transformation of care projects, mergers, acquisitions and franchises. Sharon has also completed and led teams on a range of PFI, LIFT and public sector funded projects.
Sharon is also a Senior Associate Fellow at the Nuffield Trust.
BComm, University of Cape Town, 1992
LLB, University of Cape Town, 1995