Library, Information and Knowledge Development Manager
Jackie is responsible for the firm's library and information resources. She has previously worked at Slaughter and May (4 years), SJ Berwin (8 years) and briefly at Norton Rose, before joining Payne Hicks Beach in 2002.
She graduated from Birmingham University in 1987 with a degree in German. She gained her M.A. in Library and Information Studies from Northumbria University in 1990 and became a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) in 2011. In 2018 Jackie became an Associate of CILEx by distance learning with CILEx Law School. She is particularly interested in Employment Law.
Jackie is very active in the information profession. She was President of the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL) in 2008-9 and Chair of the BIALL Supplier Liaison Group between 2012 and 2015. She is a regular contributor to the journal, Legal Information Management, published by Cambridge University Press and has a column, London Calling, in the Canadian Law Library Review. In 2015 she was invited to become a member of the Oxford University Press Library Advisory Council.