Commercial & Financial Services Lawyer

Sarah Archer

LinkedinSenior Associate

Sarah re-joined the team at Holley Nethercote in January 2018 after leaving the internship program in 2012.  She has experience in commercial law, franchising law, employment and workplace relations law, competition and consumer law and financial services law.

Admitted to Practice


Key Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Law
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Franchising Law
  • Employment Law

Career Achievements

  • Tailored Regulatory Exchange (T-REX) Editor


  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts (French)

Favourite Quote

“Eloquent in its brevity.” ~ Thank You for Smoking

My Thoughts

A new AFS licensing regime for Foreign Financial Service Providers

31 Mar 2020

Foreign financial service providers will be subject to a new regulatory regime from 1 April 2020, which will require a number of previously exempt foreign financial service providers (FFSPs) to hold an Australian Financial Services…

5 things to know about the FASEA Code of Conduct

28 Feb 2020

Those of you caught-up in the wonderful world of FASEA have likely spent more time than you care to count deliberating with colleagues, reading about and considering the impact of the FASEA Code of Ethics…

The Consequences of a Poor Corporate Culture

25 May 2019

Corporate culture has been a particular emphasis of financial services in recent times and was a primary focus of the Hayne Royal Commission. But what are the consequences of having a poor culture – and…