Sarah Salmond

Sarah Salmond


Corporate Partner MinterEllisonRuddWatts


Sarah is a Corporate Partner at MinterEllisonRuddWatts with more than 20 years’ experience of advising clients on Public, Regulatory and International Trade Law matters.

Sarah specialises in helping her clients to address the challenges associated with trading goods and services across national borders. She heads the firm’s International Trade Practice and is the only lawyer from a major New Zealand law firm recognised for Trade Law by The Best Lawyers™ in New Zealand.

Sarah is also a leading provider of public law and regulatory advice across a range of industry sectors, including agriculture and fisheries, food and beverage, transportation, postal and distribution, and telecommunications.

Prior to returning to New Zealand in 2012, Sarah spent 10 years working in London, Washington D.C. and Paris. This multijurisdictional experience gives her a unique and valuable perspective on international matters.