Joe is an associate in the firm’s employment team. He specialises in a broad range of both contentious and non-employment issues, including advising on employment tribunal claims, settlement agreements, corporate transactions and day-to-day employment issues. Joe is recognised by clients as very approachable and down-to-earth, focusing on pragmatic and commercial solutions wherever possible.
Joe read law at Newcastle University and, prior to training as a solicitor, he spent eighteen months working for an international recruitment firm, securing two promotions during this time. Joe undertook his Legal Practice Course at Nottingham Law School, before undertaking his training contract at a full-service top 100 law firm based in the Northeast.
Joe subsequently joined Browne Jacobson as a newly qualified solicitor in September 2019 and has become a highly regarded member of the firm’s employment team. He undertakes work across a number of the firm’s sectors, with a particular focus in the education and insurance sectors, as well as acting for private companies in various other sectors.
Browne Jacobson’s corporate lawyers have successfully advised the shareholders of specialist chemical manufacturer, Amity International on its acquisition by Belimed AG, a subsidiary of Metall Zug AG.