Sarah Hine is the General Counsel and Company Secretary for Dentons in Australia, where she is responsible for the management of legal risk and compliance issues, as well as company secretarial services for the practice. Sarah has 11 years’ specialised practice in risk management, combined with generalist in-house and company secretarial experience. After completing her BA in New Zealand, Sarah spent her early career working in a variety of roles across IT and telecommunications companies in New Zealand, England and Australia. After completing her law degree in Sydney in 2003, Sarah started out as a graduate at Allens, ultimately becoming a Senior Associate and moving into Allens’ Office of General Counsel. Sarah joined Dentons in 2017 and has assisted the practice through a period of rapid expansion. Sarah’s areas of speciality include ethics, professional obligations, conflicts of interest, practice management and risk management. She is also highly valued for her communication, leadership and project management skills, and her practical legal advice.