Emma Wake > Browne Jacobson LLP > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Browne Jacobson LLP
15th Floor
103 Colmore Row
B3 3AG

Work Department

Business and Professional Risk


Emma is a Senior Associate in the Construction team, based in Birmingham.

Emma has experience in advising a range of clients including employers and developers, main contractors, consultants and local authorities on a variety of issues, focusing primarily on dispute resolution. Her experience includes litigation, adjudication, mediation and other forms of ADR.


Shoosmiths LLP: 2016 – 2020

DAC Beachcroft LLP: 2009 – 2016

Wace Morgan: 2005 – 2009


College of Law, Birmingham: LPC – Distinction. 2008 – 2010

University of Wolverhampton: GDL – Distinction. 2006 – 2008

Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology: ILEX Professional Diploma in Law. 2002 – 2004

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Real estate > Construction

Working collaboratively across numerous offices, Browne Jacobson LLP‘s multi-capable practice regularly handles PFI contract disputes and public utilities procurement contracts for a varied roster of local authorities, healthcare operators, and private sector clients. Practice head Martin Cannon   is noted for his contentious expertise, handling contractor claims and PFI disputes for various health, education, and local government entities. Zoe Stollard, who joined from Clarke Willmott LLP in March 2022, advises on a wide array on non-contentious matters, most notably in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Senior associate Emma Wake is recommended for her experience in dispute resolution. All named layers are based in Birmingham.