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Browne Jacobson LLP

14TH FLOOR, NO.1 SPINNINGFIELDS, 1 HARDMAN SQUARE, SPINNINGFIELDS, MANCHESTER, M3 3EB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0370 270 6000
Fax:
Fax 0161 375 0068
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com

Nichola Evans

Tel:
Work 0161 300 8021
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com
Browne Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution.

Position

Partner, Nichola, is a well-respected practitioner in Commercial Litigation and heads our team in Manchester.

She is a board member on the Civil Mediation Council, sits on the Law Society Council and on the FOIL National Executive Committee. Nichola specialises in high value contract disputes, some of which have been very high profile.

Over the past five years Nichola has dealt with a number of Commercial Court trials together with four Court of Appeal matters and one case in the Supreme Court (resulting in quite a number of reported cases). In addition Nichola has experience of international Arbitration work and is a part qualified Arbitrator.

Nichola is our lead for healthcare and public sector commercial litigation. She leads tenders and presentations. Over the past three years she has driven significant growth in both public sector and healthcare litigation. She now handles extremely high profile cases in both sectors and her key clients form an impressive list.

Career

Trained J Keith Park & Co; qualified 1993; assistant solicitor 1993-96; assistant solicitor, associate and then partner Rowe Cohen 1996-2004; partner DWF LLP (formerly Ricksons) 2004-08; partner Browne Jacobson 2008 to date.

Member

Sits on the National Executive Committee of FOIL; the Council of the Law Society and the Civil Justice Committee of the Law Society; BILA and CII; Joint Tribunal Panel.

Education

Fitzalan School; Oswestry College; Leeds University (1989 LLB Hons 2(1)); Manchester Metropolitan University (1991 Law Society Finals).


North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Manchester

Within: Commercial litigation: Manchester

Browne Jacobson LLP's practice is particularly focused on the healthcare and public sectors, and the firm has fee incomes in both areas increase over recent months. Areas of expertise include restrictive covenants, both in relation to employment contracts and sale and purchase agreements. Nichola Evans, who heads up the team, has experience of international arbitration and cases in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, and is also a board member on the Civil Mediation Council.

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