Lawyer profile for UK 2022
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Product Liability: Food - UK-wide
"She does a lot of work in this field and is very impressive." "Sian Edmunds is very responsive and focused on client objectives."
Partnership: Contentious - UK-wide
"Sian is extremely effective, with very good judgement both legally and tactically." "Sian takes a strategic views of the case and is very measured and in on the details."
Agriculture & Rural Affairs - Bristol and surrounds
"Sian has very good strategic know-how and is very experienced in the industry. She gets the commerciality of it all. Whenever I get her input, she's on top of the issues and good at dealing with the quirks of the matter. She always tends to give very sound input."
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Sian is a specialist advisor to food and drink, consumer product and agricultural businesses. She heads the Food and Drink team and acts for business across the supply chain; from agri-businesses and primary producers to manufacturers, processors, food service operatives and retailers. Sian provides regulatory advice on labelling and packaging, food safety and product safety issues. She acts for clients facing trading standards and environmental health enforcement proceedings and provides a full range of dispute resolution services to her clients; including claims arising from product liability issues, product recalls and withdrawals and contractual disputes. Sian advises on partnership disputes and disputes and arbitrations concerning agricultural tenancies and land ownership, including succession applications, notices to quit, proprietary estoppel claims and contentious trust and probate issues.
Trained Osborne Clarke; qualified 2000; Bevan Brittan 2005; Burges Salmon 2010 to date.
University of Birmingham (1997 LLB (Hons); UWE 1998 PGDip).
Food Lawyers Network; Food Law Group, British Institute of Agricultural Consultants (BIAC); Agricultural Law Association.
Consultant Editor of ‘Agricultural Production and Marketing’, Halsbury’s Laws of England;
Member of the ALA inter-professional board.
Charitable Trustee of the North Bristol Advice Centre.