Solicitor | Dundee
Joanne joined our Dispute Resolution and Claims department in February 2016 after completing her traineeship at a litigation firm in Edinburgh. During her traineeship, Joanne developed a breadth of knowledge in high value court of session personal injury claims, focusing mainly on accidents at work including industrial disease and deafness claims.
Before joining our team Joanne spent a year in Melbourne working in a personal injury firm involved in a large class action recovering damages for victims of bushfires.
Here at Thorntons Joanne primarily deals with accidents at work, road traffic accidents, public liability and occupiers liability claims. She deals with cases in Sheriff Courts across Scotland including the All-Scotland Personal Injury Court in Edinburgh, and she is regularly instructed as a local agent to appear in Dundee Sherriff court on a range of civil matters. Joanne is also a notary public.