Profession

Solicitor

Biography

Janna is a dispute resolution lawyer with a Masters in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution. During her time in private practice at both Herbert Smith and Dentons she worked on complex international disputes, both litigation and LMAA arbitrations, dealing with technical cross border issues. Janna deals primarily with cross border issues within Lexis®PSL; specifically at the moment Brussels I (recast) but has also been actively involved with the Jackson Reforms. She heads up a LexisNexis costs team which addresses current costs issues facing the profession, was involved in the new J codes consultation and was a contributing author for the Cook on Costs supplement dealing with the Jackson reforms. Janna is a frequent contributor to the legal and professional press, including the New Law Journal and Counsel magazine.

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