Before the year 2000, the court had no power to deal directly with pensions.
The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill received its first reading on 13 June 2019. This is the…
Jane is a Legal Director within the Family team. She is an expressive and committed solicitor with significant experience across all aspects of family law.
“I offer help and advice to people when their relationship comes to an end or I assist them in planning for the potential consequences of that happening.
The benefits of working as part of such a client focused family team are tremendous for the clients and I am delighted to be joining the Family team at Clarion.
The law is not ‘one size fits all’. I always work to achieve the best result for each individual client whilst also making sure that they have a clear understanding of the possible outcomes from the start.
People come to us at what is usually an extremely distressing time in their lives. Helping them work through that period and achieving the best possible outcome is very rewarding”.
1991 – University of Leeds – LLB Hons
1992 – Law Society Finals - York College of Law
1993 – Trainee – Solicitor at Gregory Abrams Solicitors
1996 – Solicitor at Cheesman & Co Solicitors
1997 – Solicitor at Keoghs Nicholls Lindsell & Harris Solicitors
Career break to raise a family
2006 – Part-time Lecturer - Leeds Metropolitan University
2010 – Associate Solicitor – Blacks Solicitors
2014 – Family Law Tutor - Leeds Metropolitan University
2015 – Freelance Family Law Tutor - BPP University Manchester
2016 – Family Legal Consultant – Legal Studio Solicitor
2017 - Legal Director - Clarion