Joanne returned home to Northern Ireland in 2006 with her young family, following a successful career in the City of London and Greece, where she worked for Ince & Co, currently the Global Shipping Law Firm of the Year. Joanne advises on all aspects of marine and transport law (including aviation), insurance and general commercial issues. Joanne has been mentioned in the Chambers UK Solicitors Guide as a notable practitioner in her field “well regarded for her insurance and marine casualty practice, where she has acquired an impressive range of expertise”. She is also one of Stewarts’ professional negligence lawyers, dealing with the full range of negligence claims including medical and clinical negligence claims and claims against solicitors. Joanne practises as a Northern Ireland solicitor and as an English solicitor and can advise on Northern Irish and English law.