Sarah O’Neill is a non-practising solicitor, with experience in the private, public and voluntary sectors. She is an independent consultant specialising in legal and consumer policy, with many years’ experience of working in the areas of access to justice, legal services, consumer protection and consumer redress.
Sarah has been a legal member of the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Housing and Property Chamber) since 2012. She was formerly Director of Policy and solicitor at Consumer Focus Scotland, and Lecturer in Dispute Resolution at Queen Margaret University. She holds an MBA and is an accredited mediator.
Term of appointment: 01/04/16 - 31/03/18; 2nd term: 01/04/18 - 31/03/21
Reappointment: 01/04/21 - 31/03/24