Jeanette Burgess




Recognised by UK legal directory Chambers as a national expert in consumer finance law, Jeanette advises a wide range of clients including lenders, brokers and credit reference agencies ranging from start ups to international organisations including banks.

She has 17 years experience in retail financial services law, including a stint as in-house counsel with a major UK lender and as a regulator with the enforcement team of the Financial Services Authority (FSA).  Jeanette's strong links with a number of trade associations, including the Consumer Credit Association, the British Cheque and Credit Association and the National Pawnbrokers Association, (which she advises on legal compliance matters) and with regulators at the OFT and the FSA underlie a practical and commercial approach to legal advice.

Areas of Practice

Financial Services

Year Qualified



MA (Oxon)


Finance & Leasing Association, CCTA