Jo joined Bermans in November 2016 as a Senior Associate in the Insolvency team.
Jo specialises in corporate and personal insolvency and in particular contentious assignments involving antecedent transactions (transactions at undervalue, preferences), wrongful trading, recovery of loans to directors and misfeasance claims. Jo also advises on security issues, LPA receiverships and in connection with directors’ liabilities on insolvency generally.
She advises a wide variety of clients including insolvency practitioners, secured lenders, invoice/asset financiers, accountants and directors.
Jo graduated from the University of Hull with a degree in Law (LLB Hons 2.1) and then attended the College of Law, Chester.
Jo trained at Halliwells Solicitors where she continued to practice until joining JMW Solicitors in 2009. Jo is a Fellow of R3 and a member of the Insolvency Lawyers Association.
Jo is a keen horse-rider and enjoys running and dog-walking in her spare time.
Tel: 0161 827 4605