Sarah Dalziell-Clout | Juno Legal

Sarah Dalziell-Clout

Juno Lawyer

LLB (Hons), BSC

Wellington

Capability

I am an experienced commercial and corporate lawyer with extensive in-house experience across a wide range of industries including banking, IT and telecommunications and logistics. I also have leadership and strategic experience outside of the law from my more recent director-level role within high performance sport, managing a global high performance programme and team. I recognise acutely the importance of understanding the business context and working closely with stakeholders to achieve pragmatic results within legal boundaries. At a personal level, I place significant value on “team” while upholding strong values and professionalism in all that I do.

Juno Experience

Silver Fern Farms Limited, NZ Post, High Performance Sport NZ, Fisher & Paykel 

Before Juno

Equestrian Sports New Zealand | High Performance Director 
Alcatel-Lucent | Legal and Contract Management 
Gen-I | Senior Commercial Advisor 
Lloyds Bank plc | Legal Advisor 
MinterEllisonRuddWatts | Solicitor

Areas of Expertise

  • IT, Telecommunications, Technology & Operations
  • Contract and commercial law
  • Governance 
  • Leadership 
  • People management, strategy and planning 

Governance/Community

Eventing Wairarapa (Inc) committee member since 2018: Current Chair, former Vice President and Secretary.
Event Riders Association (NZ): Founding Member

What Sarah Dalziell-Clout's clients say

  • NZ Post | Juno Legal

    Sarah was an exceptional fit for our team. She joined us to backfill the role of a member of the team who was working fulltime on a strategic project. We frequently had to remind ourselves that, sadly, Sarah wasn't a permanent member of the team. When her contract ended (after many extensions), I had colleagues across the business come to me aghast that I hadn't managed to keep her with us forever! Sarah brought a pragmatic, solutions-based approach to her work. Her experience advising on large, complex IT contracts was invaluable. Sarah's work was always of exceptional quality, delivered in a timely and easy-going manner. She is extremely astute and can spot those issues that need a broader conversation, and those which require a more low-key, risk-based response. She was "one of us" through the vicissitudes of Covid lockdowns and beyond.

    Rachel Young

    Head of Legal, NZ Post

  • Fisher and Paykel

    Sarah joined our team remotely and I really appreciate the work that she put in to support us at a very busy time. She worked well independently, in what was difficult circumstances to operate in. She was able to ease the pressure which was brilliant.

    Ruth Sullman

    Manager Legal Services, Fisher & Paykel

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