Jo qualified as a solicitor in 1996 and is a partner at Joelson. She joined Joelson in 2006 to set up the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team. Jo heads up that team and also heads up the Retail & Fashion team.
The Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team has grown from strength to strength since Jo joined and is now top ranked in the Legal 500.
Jo has been individually recognised in the Legal 500 in recent years:
…” highly regarded” 2017
…” a stellar partner with incredible client-handling skills” 2018
…” Joanne Gregory is a tenacious and accomplished litigator, who combines charm with a very highly skilled mind” 2019
The team is also recognised:
….. “response times are extremely good and business acumen and industry knowledge are very impressive” 2018
……” Joelson punches well above its weight, with high-profile clients and very personal yet professional service” 2019
Jo undertakes a wide range of high value and complex disputes both in the UK and internationally for high net worth individuals and corporate entities.
This expertise covers a range of industry sectors, including: hospitality and leisure, food, gaming, retail and fashion, IT, commodities, financial services and regulatory, film and entertainment, and the creative industries.
Jo has a particular specialism in the field of contentious Intellectual Property built up over many years. This includes Trade Mark infringement; passing off; copyright infringement; registered and unregistered design rights and reputation management for clients.
Joanne's latest articles are shown below.
The recent High Court case of Bentley 1962 Ltd -v- Bentley Motors Ltd , highlighted the importance of protecting your intellectual property and the power of trademarks.