Joanna Baker - Senior Associate

Joanna is a disputes lawyer working between our Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds offices.

She qualified as a Legal Executive in 2006 having originally trained with the firm; re-joining in January 2019 and became a Senior Associate in April 2022. Joanna has worked in both private practice and in-house at a national consulting engineering business where she was the sole disputes practitioner for this business.

Her varied work involved complex and high value contractual and professional negligence disputes and the conciliatory management of these. She successfully utilises the payment and suspension mechanisms available under the Construction Act to positively conclude disputes.

Joanna provides timely and cost effective advice to her clients, looking for proactive solutions to their problems. She has broad experience in general litigation with a particular interest in construction disputes, Inheritance Act claims, property disputes and trust of land disputes.