Jane Barker

Legal Director

Jane is a Legal Director in our Dispute Resolution department. She specialises in regulatory work and commercial litigation. She has wide-ranging experience of assisting her clients with procurement challenges, contract disputes, disputes between partners and agents, performance management of contractors, fraud, cases of alleged defamation, reputation management work, intellectual property disputes, problems caused by insolvency, civil court employment and employment agency claims, and debt recovery.  Jane also has experience of advising clients on queries relating to consumer credit licences and the underlying regulatory regime as well as how to investigate, and recover losses arising from, fraud.

Jane and her team are proficient in advising clients upon the prospects of success in court proceedings and in steering clients through the steps necessary to secure judgments and/or resolve disputes more informally through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or expert determinations. We are sensitive to clients’ need to budget for dispute handling at every stage of the process.

Jane regularly produces legal update materials on developing issues in her field and delivers practical training to clients and other interested parties.


LLB (Hons) University of Hull, 1996

Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, 1997

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