Jo is a Liverpool University graduate and qualified as a solicitor in 1994. She joined the Law Clinic in January 2016 teaching on the Clinical Legal Skills module. She is now working on a project to assist stateless people in the UK to get immigration status in the UK. She has a group of student volunteers who assist with this.
Jo's background includes three years working as a lawyer in the Solomon Islands. She has worked in the UK Department of International Development and has experience in Zambia and Nigeria. Before joining the law clinic Jo worked in immigration and asylum law and specialised in advising and representing unaccompanied asylum seeking children.