Jemma obtained a First in law from Sheffield University and qualified into commercial litigation in 2010, following completion of her training contract at a leading international commercial law firm in Sheffield.

Jemma has a wide range of experience in dealing with a variety of commercial disputes, including breach of contract, breach of trust and contractual disputes. Jemma also has experience of dealing with civil fraud claims.

Specific areas of expertise include dealing with claims against professionals including solicitors, barristers, accountants and surveyors.

Jemma acts for a wide range of clients from individuals, partnerships and companies. In her previous role, Jemma acted for professional insurers in the defence of professional negligence claims.

Recent work

  • Acting for a director/majority shareholder in an action against them for unfair prejudice.
  • Acting in a wide variety of contractual disputes
  • Acting for a number of clients in relation to professional negligence claims against former solicitors/advisers.
  • Advising on insurance policy coverage issues.
  • Acting for a variety of specialist manufacturing companies in the recovery of damages for the supply of faulty products and non-payment of invoices.
  • Advising on passing off actions.
  • Advising clients on ADR and attending without prejudice meetings and mediation appointments.
  • Advising in relation to mis-sold financial derivative products, including interest rate hedging products.

 

Professional societies and memberships

  • London Solicitors Litigation Association
  • Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association
  • Young Fraud Lawyers Association
  • Law Society 

 

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