Joan is a Partner of Lupton Fawcett LLP in the multi-award winning Employment Law Department. She advises employers and employees (mostly senior executives) on the full range of employment law and HR matters including trade union recognition and industrial action and is particularly noted for TUPE expertise and large scale restructuring.
Having worked in house in financial services prior to qualifying, Joan has a very commercial no nonsense approach which keeps client’s objectives at the fore. Joan is well known for being the ‘go-to’ person for big issues which have a real impact on an organisation’s direction.
Joan’s approachable, friendly, professional but unstuffy style is welcomed by clients. Deeply knowledgeable and experienced she takes in both the detail and the wider picture to deliver winning solutions. She has been the lead advisor on a number of high profile matters including in the care, steel, motor and manufacturing sectors. An experienced public speaker, Joan also frequently delivers training in employment law.
Joan can be found, amongst other things, taming the vege patch, playing tennis, yoga and walking. It is rumoured that she may also have a karaoke party stage (unused of course) in her back garden.