Jo is a corporate lawyer specialising in advising entrepreneurs.
She works extensively with Scottish companies throughout their life cycle - from inception of the idea to exit.
In addition to providing general corporate advice on areas such as shareholder agreements, share option agreements and restructure work she has particular skill advising on equity investments and exits. She works on all deal sizes, from the early stage initial friends and family round to the multi-million pound sale and across all sectors.
Her investment work has led Jo to be one of the most experienced Scottish lawyer's on equity crowdfunding deals having acted on a number of deals including Beer52, Bellfield Brewery and Find a Player.
Jo plays a key part in the firms work with organisations like Scottish Edge and Crowdcube. In addition she provides adhoc advice to university start-ups and runs pitching events in our Edinburgh and Glasgow office.
Legal 500 lists Jo as a "Recommended Lawyer" in Corporate & Commercial.
Qualifications: BA (Hons); LLB Dip LP
Joined the firm: 2012