Jan Sanders is a senior consultant at law firm Ashurst LLP, having previously been a partner for 24 years in their projects team working on greenfield infrastructure projects and infrastructure mergers and acquisitions. During her time there she led numerous exciting transactions including The Barts and the Royal London Hospital Project involving new cancer care and heart specialist units for the capital. She also had a role in the successful bid to bring the Olympic Games to London in 2012.
Although based in London, throughout her career Jan has travelled and worked in various locations in Europe, Asia and the USA. She was also responsible for human resources matters in her department involving recruitment and promotions, appraisals and the promotion of equality and diversity. Jan has a reputation for her collaborative and inclusive style of operating, determination to see things through in a commercial and pragmatic way as well as a tremendous capacity for hard work. These attributes have enabled her to apply for and be accepted as a Magistrate sitting in her local area.