Sarah Cookson

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Current President of the Huddersfield and Dewsbury Incorporated Law Society and Director at Switalskis Solicitors, Sarah Cookson is a highly experienced Conveyancing Solicitor, having specialised in assisting clients with residential property transactions since 1999. Sarah qualified in 2004 and obtained a Land Registry Diploma in Land Registration Law and Practice in 2008. She took over the leadership of Switalskis Conveyancing department in April 2012.

Sarah is an active member of the Kirklees legal community, working to support local legal professionals through her involvement in the Dewsbury and District Law Society, which recently combined with the Huddersfield Law Society to form the Huddersfield and Dewsbury Incorporated Law Society, over which she currently presides. Activities led by Sarah include professional updates for her fellow Conveyancing lawyers, as well as high quality social and networking events.

In her ‘downtime’ Sarah is a passionate supporter of local causes such as Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice and Hollybank Trust. She took part in the 2016 London Marathon helping to raise almost £4,000 for charity.