Joanne Brown

    "Jo is a straight-talking, no nonsense solicitor who is a real expert in her field. She was a pleasure to deal with."

    B+B Ltd, London

    Joanne Brown

    Solicitor

    Joanne is an expert solicitor in the Insolvency Litigation Team & the Commercial Litigation Team.  She acts for liquidators, administrators, trustees in bankruptcy, companies and directors in relation to a variety of claims and disputes. 

    Experience

    Joanne has extensive experience in the areas of director disqualification proceedings, winding up and bankruptcy petitions, debt recovery proceedings, wrongful and fraudulent trading cases and claims for misfeasance. Joanne also specialises in all types of contractual disputes, statutory demands and shareholder and partnership disputes. 

    Joanne joined the firm in June 2016, having previously worked at a boutique law firm in central London where she worked closely with the major asset based lenders and their customers, furthering her experience in the ABL industry. Jo gained a wealth of experience managing numerous commercial claims of all sizes.  Prior to this Jo started her career working in South Africa for a highly regarded firm where she gained significant experience in private litigation before deciding to move to the United Kingdom to further her career.

    Joanne is experienced in managing claims ranging from hundreds of thousands of pounds to complex multi-jurisdictional cases.  She has specific, measurable and referenced experience which her clients demand. 

    Professional Experience

    2016 – Date - Solicitor, Seth Lovis & Co Solicitors

    2008 – 2016 - Solicitor, Francis Wilks & Jones

    2007 – 2008 - Solicitor, Lynn & Main Incorporated, South Africa

    2005 – 2007 - Trainee and Solicitor, Tomlinson Mnguni James, South Africa

    Education

    2010 – 2011 - BBP Law, QLTT Conversion

    2001 – 2005 - The University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, LLB

    1990 – 2000 - The Wykeham Collegiate

    Something you didn’t know…

    In her spare time she enjoys trying to control a lurcher puppy, triathlon training, wakeboarding and spending time with her family and friends.

    Contact Details

    Contact Telephone Number: 0207 492 0741

    Email Address: jbrown@sethlovis.co.uk