Litigation and dispute resolution

Joanne qualified as a Solicitor in November 2000 after completing her Law Degree and Legal Practice Course qualification at Northumbria University. Joanne trained and qualified at a firm in Newcastle city centre before moving to a specialist personal injury firm in the Newcastle area. She worked for a high street practice in Co. Durham before joining Southern Stewart & Walker in October 2018. Joanne works mainly from our Beach Road office but is happy to see clients at our Prince Edward Road office when required.

Throughout her legal career Joanne has undertaken general litigation work and for a number of years specialised in personal injury work. Joanne now undertakes a broad range of litigation and dispute resolution work along with more generalised landlord and tenant work and personal injury work. Joanne currently has an hourly charging rate of £200.00 plus VAT, with routine letters and telephone calls charged at £20.00 plus VAT.