Sarah Wilkins

Knowledge Lawyer

Sarah is a Senior Knowledge Lawyer supporting the Australian Corporate team of A&O Shearman.

Prior to joining the firm, Sarah worked in-house for General Motors Australia.

Sarah has experience advising clients on private M&A, joint ventures, foreign investment and equity capital markets and has advised a range of clients across a number of industry sectors, including both public and private companies, partnerships and individuals.


Pro bono

Working with Lady Lawley Cottage which provides a day care, residential respite and home support for children with disabilities and their families.

Working with the Salvation Army on the Restorative Life Care Programme sessions for the Beacon Homelessness Service.



Admitted as a solicitor, Western Australia, Australia, 1996


Bachelor of Laws, The University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Commerce, The University of Western Australia

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.