Jo is a Partner at Joelson, where she joined 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
… “It has never been a hard sell or an opaque process. We feel safe in her hands and she is very knowledgeable, accessible and friendly… dynamic partner; brilliant with clients…likeable, tenacious and very bright” 2020
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
….. “We have found this team to be extremely professional and accessible… Despite being a small firm, they often get involved in big scale litigation, which they manage to handle as well as much bigger competitors… Nimble firm that punches way over its weight; great collection of interesting clients; great depth of knowledge across the firm.” 2020
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.
This year, we feel it is important to shine a light on our clients’ businesses which are delivering innovative goods and services that have either been hit particularly hard during the pandemic, as well as those that are especially relevant – which is why we are pleased to be spreading the word about VirusJet.
Litigation Partner Jo Gregory considers the importance of experts as highlighted in the Ashley Wilde case.