Jo Wilson 

Office Manager / Legal Secretary

Jo has spent her whole career as a legal secretary/support team leader, specialising in family law for over 23 years. In 1988 she joined March, Pearson and Skelton which after several mergers became Pannone LLP and more recently Slater and Gordon.

Jo has worked in family law since 1996 as secretary to multiple solicitors in the family law team at Pannone LLP/Slater and Gordon and as Personal Assistant and Secretary to Andrew Newbury.

Having worked in family law at the highest level for so long she is familiar with all stages of the legal process meaning she can support the legal team and clients with both confidence and the highest quality.

She joined Hall Brown in March 2016 as the office manager and legal secretary.  She is a lifetime Fellow Member of the Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs and also is also a qualified CIPD HR manager.

Jo was awarded Legal PA of the Year at the national PA awards “Secs in the City” in November 2019 having previously been crowned PA of the Year at the Manchester PA Network Awards 2018, together with Manager of the Year and Team of the Year at the North West PA Awards 2018.  She was also Line Manager of the Year in the Manchester PA Network Awards 2017.