Jess has acted in MBOs and numerous other corporate acquisitions. She has developed extensive experience in dealing with complex property transactions and has acted on numerous land developments from initial purchases to the title corrections needed to enable development. She also has experience in acting in alcohol licensing applications concerning both new and existing licenses. Jess has a clear understanding of not just the legal issues involved in a transaction but also the clients’ commercial needs and has developed a strong reputation in the region for providing pragmatic, pro-active and practical advice.
After completing her training contract at Sweeney Miller Jess qualified into the Commercial Department, specialising in commercial conveyancing, commercial lease transactions, commercial refinancing and business sales and purchases both asset and share sales before embarking on some more specialist corporate work.
BA at Newcastle University; GDL and LPC at Northumbria University
When there is time (which there is never enough) I enjoy keeping fit and getting out into the great outdoors with the family. I also enjoy renovating the period properties that I live in!