After completing her traineeship with BTO, Jo qualified as a Solicitor in the Litigation Department of the Firm’s Edinburgh office, where she mainly provides assistance to both the Professional Liability and Clinical Negligence Teams, as well as dealing with general commercial litigation matters.
Jo deals primarily with the defence of claims against solicitors, arising under the Law Society of Scotland's Master Policy scheme, as well as representing a variety of construction professionals through their professional indemnity insurers. On the clinical side, she assists in dealing with claims against medical and dental professionals, acting through their defence organisations.
Her work includes handling a broad range of actions in both the Sheriff Court and Court of Session, as well as representing clinicians in disciplinary and regulatory matters before their governing bodies.
Jo is also a Notary Public.