Joanne is a Partner specialising principally in private company work including private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions and private restructuring. She acts for funders, entrepreneurs, corporates and investors. She is a board member of Pinsent Masons and also heads the firm's healthcare sector.
She has a national reputation in buying, selling and investing in CQC registered social care businesses and is active in the dental sector. She also has a depth of knowledge in support services, advising a broad range of national and international clients in the market.Joanne is ranked in Chambers and Partners for her general private equity work and separately is ranked nationally in private equity deals involving the healthcare sector. "Sources describe her as "well connected and very commercial. She knows the issues in the market and gives legal advice with a commercial bent." She is sought after by independent care providers as well as healthcare teams within financial institutions."