Jo is a Newly Qualified Solicitor in the Employment team, based in London. She provides contentious and non-contentious employment advice to both private and public sector clients.
Jo completed her training contract at Michelmores, undertaking seats in the Exeter and London offices in the Employment, Education, Corporate, Commercial Litigation and Commercial Property teams.
Prior to joining Michelmores, Jo completed a Law Degree with International Study at the University of Exeter, which included a year studying at Griffith University in Australia. She achieved a First Class Honours Degree and was awarded the Deans Commendation in recognition of her academic achievement. Jo then went on to study her LPC at the University of Law, Birmingham, gaining a distinction.
Jo is a keen sportsperson and particularly enjoys swimming, skiing and netball.
- Assisting with Employment Tribunal claims for private and public sector clients, representing both Claimant and Respondent.
- Drafting and advising on employment contracts, handbooks, policies and settlement agreements.
- Providing day-to-day advice on HR queries, particularly in relation to performance, conduct, absence management etc.