What can Joanna do for you?
Joanna is a specialist financial and children lawyer who heads up the firm's London family team. A trained barrister who is also a mediator and collaborative lawyer, her work involves advising clients with complex financial and children issues arising from family breakdown. She also drafts and advises on wealth protection issues such as pre and post marital agreements.
Supporting your ambitions
As a partner in a top family law firm, legal expertise is a given. Joanna takes the time not only to get to grips with the legal complexities but also to understand what clients really want and how they want to get there, working together to formulate a strategy and create a team to achieve it.
Leading counsel commented, Joanna is: "Really bright and talented. She is really competent and not at all fazed by the numbers. She is very resourceful in terms of bringing together disciplines to manage cases at that level, she can bring together all of that".
What do others say?
"A tremendous asset...Calm, assured, diligent and clearly very knowledgeable, Joanna performed superbly throughout the proceedings." A client
"Clearly at ease with handling complex matters, while always putting the client at the forefront of every case" and "carving a real niche in London....she is making a big impression on the judges in London." Legal Directories
What else should you know?
Joanna takes a particular interest in mental health and has acted as trustee for a start up charity looking to provide services to children and young people. She has also been a school governor and academy director.
She is also a wife, mother of two and a lamentable cook.
Help and support for separated families
Government endorsement that our family services at Mills & Reeve support collaboration between parents, help couples work together to resolve disputes (where it is appropriate and safe to do so) and encourage parents to focus on the interests of their children.