Jessica joined the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department in August 2012 having qualified at a niche City firm in 2007.

Expertise

Jessica advises on a range of commercial matters including breach of contract claims, shareholder and partnership disputes, intellectual property infringements, debt recovery and asset tracing, insolvency procedures and professional negligence actions.  Jessica also advises on property litigation matters including landlord and tenant disputes, contentious and non-contentious lease renewals and possession claims.

Key matters include

  • Advising in connection with a Court of Appeal hearing regarding the validity of a lease break clause exercised by a tenant.
  • Acting in connection with a breach of trust claim and obtaining a freezing order to prevent the dissipation of assets.
  • Acting for gaming operators and bridging finance companies in connection with unpaid debts, including obtaining court orders for possession of property.