Joanne joined Thomas Mansfield Solicitors as an employment solicitor in 2021. She advises individuals and businesses on employment law disputes and HR issues, conducts employment tribunal litigation and carries out contract reviews. Joanne also advises on the terms of settlement agreements and the effect of post-termination restrictive covenants.

Joanne qualified in 2008 at a mid-sized City firm as an employment lawyer, carrying out a broad range of contentious and non-contentious work, mostly for employer clients. She also advised individuals and charities on a pro bono basis.

Joanne ran her own successful tuition and education consultancy business for eleven years, preparing children for demanding school entrance examinations and guiding families through the lengthy process of state and independent school applications.

Joanne blends proactive, practical and commercially focused legal advice with a calm, personable and supportive approach.